KOSOVO MAIDEN

painting by Uroš Predić

KOSOVO MAIDEN – PAINTING BY UROŠ PREDIĆ

Kosovo Maiden painting by Uroš Predić, is based on the Serbian epic poem. The dying Pavle Orlović is given water by a maiden who seeks her fiancée, he tells her that her love, Milan, and his two blood-brothers Miloš and Ivan are dead.
Uroš Predić – one of the most famous serbian painters of realism, started his work on Kosovo maiden before WWI, and finished it in 1919. It is painted in the spirit of academic realism. This is the most famous painting by Uroš Predić, which has been often reproducted. It is now exhibited in the Belgrade City Museum.