Russian children, 1909  Russia in color, a century ago - The Big Picture - Boston.com

Russia in color, a century ago

Russian children sit on the side of a hill near a church and bell tower near White Lake, in Russia, 1909 (Prokudin-Gorskii Collection).

Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky (Russian:  Серге́й Миха́йлович Проку́дин-Го́рский​ (help·info), August 30 [O.S. August 18] 1863 Russian Empire – September 27, 1944) was a Russian chemist and photographer. He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early 20th-century Russia.[1]

Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky was a Russian chemist and photographer. He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography.

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