54 Rare Historic Photos That You Probably Haven’t Seen Before
Usually, when you read a history article or story, it's mostly just dry facts and your imagination. But a photo gives something a bit different... It shows you how something actually looked, letting you understand the historical moment more intimately. Whether it would be a historical landmark, a famous person or random photo of the past - they all have fascinating stories behind them, and we're just about to show you.
Pozharnaia lestnitsa, from the series Dom na Miasnitskoi (Fire Escape, from the series Building on Miasnitskaia Street) | SFMOMA
Explore the artists and artworks of our time at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
From painting to photography: Aleksandr Rodchenko’s revolution in visual art
Every modern cultured man must wage war against art, as against opium. Photograph and be photographed!
Mayakovsky And The ROSTA Windows
ROSTA Windows were the first soviet propaganda posters. They appeared mostly on shop windows in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Odessa and other towns of Russia between September 1919 - February 1922. The posters were initiated by the Russian Telegraph Agency (ROSTA), a news agency of the Bolsheviks, and proved to be a highly effective means of…