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Pre-revolutionary Russia.

)- Another recolored image. I would add a vest, but I like the look of the pants overtop the boots, unlike in other research images.

Carrick and McGregor also travelled to rural parts of Russia where they took pictures of peasants who worked in the fields

The peasants of St Petersburg: Fascinating pictures from the 1800s capture the gritty world of Russia before the Revolution

Volume 5 of Geschichte des Kostüms (1905) provides these images of traditional Russian costumes, Turning the Book Wheel

Volume 5 of Geschichte des Kostüms provides these images of traditional Russian costumes, Turning the Book Wheel

Торговец моченой ягодой? Или напитками? (merchant of cranberry)

During the several photographers based in Moscow and St. Petersburg produced series of postcards showing Russian 'types.' These rem.

A few weeks back, we gave you a voyeuristic glimpse into the insane world of Russia’s elite children. Today, thanks to our friends at Neatorama, we’re taking you on a time-traveling adv…

Fascinating Photos of 19th Century Russian Peasants

Russian Peasants in the 1800s

The peasants of St Petersburg: Fascinating pictures from the 1800s capture the gritty world of Russia before the Revolution

A group of male field workers pose for a picture for Carrick. This would have been the first time many of them had seen a camera.

Русская дореволюционная деревня в лицах (34)

Русская дореволюционная деревня в лицах (34)

Костюм жениха.  Семипалатинская губ., и у., д. Секисовка. Старообрядцы. Середина XIX в. - 1920-е гг.

Костюм жениха. Семипалатинская губ., и у., д. Секисовка. Старообрядцы. Середина XIX в. - 1920-е гг.


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