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Portrait of Hristo Lukov

Portrait of Hristo Lukov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargePortrait of Hristo Lukov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Portrait of Hristo Lukov
Description:Outdoor head and shoulder shot of a man in military uniform with insignia of honour.
Comment:Hristo Nikolov Lukov (1887 - 1943) was a Bulgarian General and politician, Minister of War (1935 - 1938), who led the right Union of Bulgarian National Legions (UBNL). Due to his close relations with Germany and his activities as leader of UNBL, Lukov was accused of promoting antisemitic ideas. He was assassinated by Communist partisans.
Date:Not before 1930, Not after 1943
Creator:Karastoyanov, Bozhidar Dimitrov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 408mm x 305mm
Image: 323mm x 263mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
690 Justice
700 Armed Forces
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
720 War
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C VII 52
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova