Object

[A girl in a white dress] [An iconographic document]
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Title: [A girl in a white dress] [An iconographic document]

Creator:

Schwittay, Otto. - Photographer

Date issued/created:

[1910]

Resource Type:

Photography

Description:

The photo depicts a girl in a white dress (resembling a First communion outfit), with pinned up hair; she is holding a prayer book in her left hand. The girl is posing next to a decorative table. The photo was taken in a photographic studio. According to its owner, the photo was taken in 1910 and depicts a daughter of (…) a landowner who was also in the business of trading in colonial merchandise and baking in the village of Kokoszyce. The girl is wearing a festive outfit characteristic for children of wealthy village residents in the Rybnik district. The photo was taken by the Otto Schwittay’s studio in Rybnik ; 1910, Kokoszyce / Rybnik ; The photo sent to the contest named “Photography of the Polish village pre-1948” organized in 1983 by the quarterly “Fotografia” (Photography) and the weekly “Nowa Wieś” (New village). Copy of the photo kept at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (former Institute for the History of Material Culture)

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

IAiE PAN, no. call 127-8 ; oai:rcin.org.pl:6885

Source:

IAiE PAN, nr inw. 127-8

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Restricted Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. Access only on terminals at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, may be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms.

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund