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Panorama of Belgrade

Title: Panorama of Belgrade
Author: Poleksija Todorović
Chrolonology: 1800 - 1900
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Closer Dating: 1899
Dimensions: 17,7 x 25 cm
Production Technique: Oil on cardboard


Poleksija Todorović (1848 – 1939), a painter. Her beginnings are related to a professor of drawing Jovan Derok in Belgrade’s Realka-a general high school, and later to her husband, artist Steva Todorović. Her work involves around painting icons and portraits, occasionally landscapes, while the most of her creative years Poleksija assisted her husband, working on the commissioned paintings for the church. The collection of the National Museum has 16 pieces of her works. Signed in the bottom left Todorovićka 1899.