Sunday, April 20, 2014

The Russian Empire at Work: Photographs by Sergey Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorsky

November 27, 2012

Study of Three Generations

Zlatoust, 1910.

Turkmen Camel Driver

c. 1907-1915

Windmills in Ialutorovsk County

Tobol´sk Province, 1912.

Tea Weighing Station

Batumi, c. 1907-1915.

Fabric Merchant

Samarkand, 1911

Harvesting Tea

Chakva, c. 1907-1915.

Monks at Work Planting Potatoes

Volga River, 1910

Tajik Man

Samarkand, 1911

Cotton Field in Sukhumi Botanical Garden

Sukhumi, 1910

The Bakalskii Mine

Ekaterinburg, 1910

Molding of an Artistic Casting

Kasli Iron Works, 1910


About the Photographer:

Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (August 30, 1863 – September 27, 1944) was a Russian photographer and chemist.

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