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VIF | Visualizing Family, Gender Relations and the Body. The Balkans approx. 1860-1950

Studio portrait of Adriana Budevska

Studio portrait of Adriana Budevska, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Adriana Budevska, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Studio portrait of Adriana Budevska
Description:Full length shot of a standing woman in a dark, official long urban dress with mantle and hair coronet. A painted canvas backdrop is creating the illusion of the scene being set in a lounge.
Comment:Adriana Kancheva Budevska-Gancheva (1878 - 1955) was a Bulgarian actress, one of the founders of the Bulgarian professional theater, actress in the National Theater, and at the Theater "Salza i smyah" (Tear and Laugh), amongst other things.
Date:Not before 1892, Not after 1908
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 211mm x 132mm
Image: 188mm x 129mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing > 292 Special Garments
300 Adornment
530 Arts
540 Commercialized Entertainment > 545 Musical and Theatrical Productions
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
890 Gender Roles and Issues
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C II 3263
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova