BACK in the USSR

Collection by BUY ART


In the good old days of Communism and the Soviet Union the Russians were a strange, secretive and very odd people. Their particular brand of weirdness was unmatched. I like their utter unpredictability. Also some modernity thrown in for good measure. BUY ART!! Susan

Traditional costumes of boyars, Russian medieval aristocrats. ➻ We invite you for a wonderful trip ➻ Let's travel ➻ Welcome to beautiful ➻ Москва Россия 莫斯科 Moscow Russia 모스크바 Moscú Մոսկվա Moskwa მოსკოვი Мәскеу मास्को Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Modern Clothing, Costume Russe, Mode Russe, Costume Original, Style Russe, Moda Medieval, Medieval Horse

St Petersburg Guide

Traditional costumes of boyars, Russian medieval aristocrats. 16th century, modern replica.In Medieval Russia, the Boyars represented an aristocratic...

Vintage Toys Rare vintage Russian Soviet USSR wind-up clockwork mechanical pecking hen pullet tin toy.

petit poulet jaune

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Russian costumes worn by Anna Pavlova & Mikhail Mordkin in a ballet called "Russian Dance" What a kokoshnik ! Anna Pavlova, Russian Folk, Russian Art, Historia Do Ballet, Folklore Russe, Costume Russe, Portraits Victoriens, Style Russe, Ivan Bilibin

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Anna Pavlova and Michael Mordkin performing the Russian Dance (1909). Foulsham & Banfield. Published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd. National Portrait Gallery. Mordkin joined Diaghilev for the 1909...

Romanov Anniversary Ball - GD Vladimír Alexandrovič great od Grand Duchess "Miechen"Maria Pavlovna elder Mecklenburg-Schwerin With ladies od waiting Russian Winter, Russian Folk, Russian Style, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Costume Russe, Catalina La Grande, Folk Costume, Costumes

1903 Grand Duchess Marie Pavlovna and ladies in waiting dressed for the winter palace ball

1967 - Soviet Circus Robot - Oleg Sokol (cropped from the original). Vintage Robots, Retro Robot, Robot Girl, I Robot, Futurama, Cool Robots, World Of Tomorrow, Science Fiction Art, Science Space

1967 - Soviet Circus Robot - Oleg Sokol (Soviet) -

In 1953, the Soviet acrobat, athlete, illusionist Anatoly Sokol (his real surname was Sadokha) has prepared an original attraction “The Miracles without Miracles”. The stunts, built on the use of telemechanics, high frequency currents, ultrasound, radio engineering (radio engineers A. Tyushkevich and V. Sidyakin), were performed for the first time in this attraction. In 1966 …

Senior Sergeant Mikhail Kalashnikov as he designed his assault rifle, 1947

Legendary gunmaker Kalashnikov flown to Moscow for treatment

93-year-old Mikhail Kalashnikov has been flown to Moscow for hospital treatment on an Emergencies Ministry plane after being taken ill in his home city of Izhevsk. The iconic gunsmith is said to be in a serious condition.