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

Studio portrait of Evtimia Stanisheva

Studio portrait of Evtimia Stanisheva, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Evtimia Stanisheva, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Studio portrait of Evtimia Stanisheva
Description:Full length shot of a woman in a light long urban dress with hat and gloves, holding an umbrella in her right hand. Painted canvas backdrop, which creates the illusion of the scene being set in nature.
Comment:Evtimia Hristova Stanisheva (1873 - 1936) was Hristo Stanishev's (1863 - 1952) wife - a leading Bulgarian engineer in the fields of architecture and civil engineering; active member of the Makedonian Anti-Ottoman Revolutionary Movement. Their daughter Mara became wife of Grigor Vasilev (1883 - 1942) - a Bulgarian lawyer, journalist and politician.
Date:Not before 1900, Not after 1910
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 207mm x 99mm
Image: 184mm x 92mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:200 Communication > 204 Press
290 Clothing
300 Adornment
340 Structures > 341 Architecture
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
660 Political Behavior > 669 Revolution
670 Law
690 Justice
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C V 1033
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova