Stunning Early Color Photography ~ Peasant Welcome Russian peasant girls offer berries to people visiting their Izba, a traditional wooden house, in a rural area along the Sheksna River near the small town of Kirillov, Russia, 1909
HIst of photo podcasts Peasant Girls - Three young women offer berries to visitors to their izba, a traditional wooden house, in a rural area along the Sheksna River, near the town of Kirillov. Photograph by Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky
Pictured: Remarkable pictures of the last days of the Russian Empire
“Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky (August 30 1863 Russian Empire – September 1944 Paris, France) was a Russian chemist and photographer. He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early Russia”.