Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Maria Isayeva

Kuznetsk, a small provincial town of Tomsk province in Siberia, was very important to Dostoevsky. A wedding ceremony of Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Maria Isayeva took place in Odigitrievsky…

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Russian classics lookbook portraits

Russian classics lookbook portraits Collage artist and illustrator from Kaluga Alexey Frey has created a series of lookbook portraits of the classics of Russian literature wearing clothes of…

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Russian folk tale Fire-bird

Russian folk tale Fire-bird Firebird is a fantastic bird, the character of Russian fairy tales. Feathers of firebird have the ability to shine and its brilliance hit a…

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Russian modernist poet Anna Akhmatova

Russian modernist poet Anna Akhmatova (June 23 1889 — March 5, 1966) was the leader and the heart and soul of St Petersburg tradition of Russian poetry in…

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The king of the sea appeared

  In the Russian medieval epic Sadko, a man appearing to be a poor psaltery player (gusli player), has talents which are neglected by the merchants of the…

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Russian tale Ruslan and Lyudmila

Russian tale Ruslan and Lyudmila written by Alexander Pushkin, originally in poetic form, here adapted and accompanied by paintings of Russian artists and illustrators, shots from a 1972…

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