Nasta Rojc: Painting of Korcula

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This lovely painting is made by well known and celebrated Croatian lesbian feminist artist Nasta Rojc while she visited Korcula in 1927. The purpose of her visit was to supervise the building of her yacht Festina Lente that was built in Korcula shipyard in mid 1920s. More about her yacht is here. The painting represents the area of Punta Jurana in Korcula Town where several shipyards were located at the time.