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

Studio portrait of Johanna Loisinger Countess von Hartenau

Studio portrait of Johanna Loisinger Countess von Hartenau, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Libraryenlarge


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Object:Studio portrait of Johanna Loisinger Countess von Hartenau
Description:Vignetted half length shot of a woman in urban clothes.
Comment:Johanna Maria Louise Loisinger (1865 – 1951), was an Austrian actress, pianist and soprano opera singer. In 1889 she married Alexander Joseph (1857 – 1893), Count von Hartenau. Alexander Joseph (5 April 1857 – 23 October 1893), known as Alexander of Battenberg, was the son of Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine (1823–1888) and Countess Julia von Hauke (1825–1885). He was also the nephew of Russia's Tsar Alexander II. He was the first Prince (Knyaz) of the Principality of Bulgaria, reigning from 29 April 1879 until 7 September 1886. The photograph is kept in the family album of Aleksi Popangelov.
Date:Not before 1889, Not after 1893
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 264mm x 200mm
Image: 145mm x 102mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
530 Arts
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C A 150_11
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova