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

"The Bulgarian Royal Family"

"The Bulgarian Royal Family", © Bilyana Braykova Karastoyanovaenlarge


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Object:"The Bulgarian Royal Family"
Description:Low-angle outdoor photograph of a group of five people standing behind the rail of a balcony. In the middle a man wearing a military uniform adorned with many insignias of honour, a hat with a cockade, and gloves is leaning against the parapet. A woman wearing a dark urban outfit and a light-coloured hat with a veil is standing on his left. In front of her, a little boy in light-coloured urban clothes is standing on a chair. He is saluting. On the other side, a girl in a light-coloured town overcoat is standing in front of a man wearing a military uniform and a hat with a cockade.
Comment:Bulgaria's Royal Family: King Boris III of Bulgaria (1894 - 1943) with his wife Joanna of Italy (1907 - 2000) and their children Princess Marie Louise (1933 - ) and Simeon (1937 - ). The photograph is part of a 1942 calendar with photographs by the brothers Bogdan Dimitrov Karastoyanov and Bozhidar Dimitrov Karastoyanov.
Date:Not after 1942
Creator:Karastoyanov, Bozhidar Dimitrov, (Photographer)
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
590 Familiy > 594 Nuclear Family
640 State
700 Armed Forces > 701 Military Organization
850 Infancy and Childhood
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Личен Архив Биляна Брайкова Карастоянова
Archive:Bilyana Braykova Karastoyanova, Inv. No.: BK_055
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova