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National costumes of Yugoslavia
Kirin, Vladimir (Russian illustrator, born 1894) (Artist)

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1953 (Questionable)
Table of Contents
Folder 1. Hrvatska (12 plates) -- Folder 2. Dalmacija (3 plates), Crna Gora (2 plates), Rekavica (1 plate), Srbija (1 plate), and Vojvodina (1 plate).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Kir V Yug 1-20
Clothing and dress -- Yugoslavia
Costume prints
Statement of responsibility: Vladimir Kirin.
Language: Legends in Serbo-Croatian, German, English, etc.
Title devised by cataloger.
Acquisition: Gift; Mary Bodner.
Biographical/historical: Vladimir Kirin, 1894-1963, was born and died in Zagreb, part of Croatia. He studied art in Vienna and London, and worked as a graphic artist and book illustrator. Among his publications were portfolios of prints of architecture and historical monuments. His collected illustrations of the national costumes of his country, Narodne nošnje Jugoslavije, were published in fourteen editions between 1953 and 1986.
Ownership: From the collection of Mary Ann Herman and Michael Herman.
Physical Description
Extent: 20 prints : photolithograph?, color ; 30 x 23 cm.
Selected plates from Narodne nošnje Jugoslavije, a multi-volume portfolio of illustrations of national costumes from different regions of the former Yugoslavia. This collection is arranged alphabetically by region: Hrvatska, Dalmacija, Crna Gora, Rekavica, Srbija, and Vojvodina.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 825000346
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19756992
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0310b940-88fa-0134-da92-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1953: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "National costumes of Yugoslavia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "National costumes of Yugoslavia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1953). National costumes of Yugoslavia Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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National costumes of Yugoslavia