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

Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress

Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress, © Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BASenlargeStudio portrait of a woman in folk dress, © Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BAS

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Object:Studio portrait of a woman in folk dress
Description:Full length shot of a woman in traditional folk costume with a kerchief and a belt fastened by a safety pin. The woman leaning on artificial rocks is wearing ear pendants and necklaces, and holds flowers in her left hand. Painted canvas backdrop, which creates the illusion of the scene being set in nature.
Comment:Archival notes: "Woman's dress from Trun, Pernik district."
Date:Not before 1892, Not after 1922
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 157mm x 109mm
Image: 144mm x 100mm
Format:Cabinet
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
360 Settelments > 369 Urban and Rural Life
Copyright:Институт за етнология и фолклористика с Етнографски музей - АЕИМ, БАН
Archive:Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BAS, Inv. No.: aeim 1078
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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