Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky became photographically renowned in Russia for a color portrait of Tolstoy. It was this fame that brought him to Tsar Nicholas II.
Antique Trichrome Color Photo Restoration - Ėtiud golovki("Head Study") by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii
Girl with strawberries. [Russian Empire]
Prima della rivoluzione, la Russia degli zar a colori - Repubblica.it