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Montenegro

Paul Tvrtković and Diane Waller

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Republic of the former Yugoslavia in the Balkan peninsula, south-eastern Europe. It borders Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Albania, with the Adriatic Sea to the west (see fig.). It is mainly mountainous and covers an area of 13,812 sq. km. The population is c. 580,000, and the capital is Podgorica (known as Titograd, 1946–92). The area was part of Serbia from the late 12th century until the mid-14th. By the end of the 15th

Keywords: Architecture; Painting, graphic arts and sculpture; Decorative arts; Museums

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