What are some of the most stunning, memorable, shocking and mesmerizing pictures of Russian history? We all have our opinion here.
Is it any of the Prokudin-Gorsky color photographs? Is it an icon painted by Andrey Rublev? A doodle scratched on a birch bark by the Novgorodian boy named Onfim? Is it a Shishkin painting? Kandinsky? Malevich? Or maybe this? Or this? Or ..oh no..not this..
What is important, is that every picture has its story. And it’s the stories that we’re after here. I will tell you about mine soon. But you can tell me about yours in the comments below or
But you can tell me about your favorite Russian history image in the comments below or send me an email here. I will feature them all here in this blog. One by one. Curiously unfolding the story behind each photograph or painting or sketch that you have chosen. It is a journey and it’s going to be both educating and magical.
Here are some of the most famous images to inspire you.
Here‘s my email. Send me your suggestions.