Girl of Sarajevo, Bosnia, Austro-Hungary

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This photochrome print is from “Views of the Austro-Hungarian Empire,” a selection of photographs of late-19th century tourist sites in Eastern and Central Europe (formerly known as the Austro-Hungarian Empire) that was part of the catalog of the Detroit Publishing Company. It depicts a girl from the Bosnian city of Sarajevo in the last decade of the century, wearing the traditional baggy trousers, or dimije, worn by women in Bosnia.

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Detroit Publishing Company

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1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color

Last updated: April 18, 2012