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Studio portrait of Petr Parensov

Studio portrait of Petr Parensov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Petr Parensov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Studio portrait of Petr Parensov
Description:Half length shot with autograph of a man in military uniform wearing a hat with a cockade and a lot of insignia of honour. He is seated on an armchair adorned with carvings, resting his right arm on a table with two books on it. Recto: hand-written dedication in Russian.
Comment:Petr Dmitrievic Parensov (1848 - 1914) was a Russian General, participant in the Russo-Ottoman War 1977 - 1878 and first Military Minister of the Principality of Bulgaria (1879 - 1880).
Date:Not after 1907
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 157mm x 120mm
Image: 119mm x 88mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
700 Armed Forces
720 War
640 State
640 State > 648 International Relations
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C V 105
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova