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Hundred Year Old Colour Photos From Imperial Russia

by Sabotage
13 August 2013

These colours photographs from the Russian Empire on the eve of World War I picture a time forgotten in perfect clarity...

The photographs of Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) offer a vivid portrait of a lost world – the Russian Empire on the eve of World War I and the coming revolution. His subjects ranged from the medieval churches and monasteries of old Russia, to the railroads and factories of an emerging industrial power, to the daily life and work of Russia’s diverse population.

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