VA Udalova. Set to jam with ornament “Ezhevichka.”

VA Udalova. Set to jam with ornament "Ezhevichka."

OP Lushina. Set dumplings with ornament khokhloma “grass”.

OP Lushina. Set dumplings with ornament khokhloma "grass".

OP Lushina. Table set with ornament “red grass on a black background.”

red grass on a black background

LI Maslov. Toilet set with ornament “bull’s-eye”.

LI Maslov. Toilet set with ornament "bull's-eye".

EV Mosin. A set of plates with ornament “fish”.

EV Mosin. A set of plates with ornament "fish".

A. Karpov. Set for drinks with ornament “daisy”.

A. Karpov. Set for drinks with ornament "daisy".

AK Metelkova. Vase with ornaments khokhloma “grass”.

Vase with ornaments khokhloma grass

N. Veselov. Table set with ornament “berries currants”.

 N. Veselov. Table set with ornament "berries currants. "

The authors. Table set: dishes and plates for the cake.

The authors. Table set: dishes and plates for the cake.

OP Lushina. Plates and Bratina with ornament khokhloma “grass”.

OP Lushina. Plates and Bratina with ornament khokhloma "grass".

Wooden spoons with a list khokhloma masters factory “khokhlomskiye artist.”

Wooden spoons with a list khokhloma masters factory "khokhlomskiye artist."

VA Udelova. Loving cup with a spoon with ornament “bunch of grapes”.

Loving cup with a spoon with ornament "bunch of grapes".

AT Kulikov. Table set with ornament “flowers.”

ornament "flowers."

Vase. 1969 Painted bv M. Savelyeva. Gold pattern on a coloured ground “Khokhlomskaya Rospls”

Gold pattern on a coloured ground "Khokhlomskaya Rospls"

Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles. Fragment. The beginning of the XIV century. Pushkin Museum. Pushkin.

The beginning of the XIV century. Pushkin Museum. Pushkin.

Cathedral of St. Andrew. Kronstadt. Photo 1913

Cathedral of St. Andrew. Kronstadt

Local Council of the Russian Orthodox Church. Photo 1917

Local Council of the Russian Orthodox Church

The Apotheosis of War. 1891 Artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin

Letter home (Letter to Mother). 1901 Artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin

In Jerusalem. Tombs of the Kings. 1884-1885 years. Artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin.

Mortally wounded. 1873 Artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin

Mortally wounded. 1873 Artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin

A soldier in the snow. 1877-1878, the artist VV Vereshchagin.

Vereshchagin

Winners. 1878-1879, the artist VV Vereshchagin.

 the artist VV Vereshchagin.

Svyatoslav Cross in 1234.

Svyatoslav Cross in 1234

Lyudogoschensky cross.

cross

Lopastitsky cross.

cross

Lev Gumilev with parents – poet Nikolai Gumilev and Anna Akhmatova, Tsarskoye Selo, 1915. Photo by L. Gorodetsky.

Lev Gumilev with parents - poet Nikolai Gumilev and Anna Akhmatova, Tsarskoye Selo

Valamo monastery

Valamo

Primorye.

Primore

The monument “Millennium of Russia” Architects and artists Mikhail Mikeshin, Viktor Hartmann, John Schroeder.

The monument "Millennium of Russia" Architects and artists Mikhail Mikeshin, Viktor Hartmann, John Schroeder.

Autumn in the suburbs of St. Petersburg

Autumn in the St. Petersburg

Valaam

alaam

The collapse of the imperial train Oct. 17, 1888. Borka station Kharkov province. Photo AM Ivanitskogo.

The collapse of the train

Old Tallinn. Photos from the book «Vana Tallinn: fotor Aiva Aia kogus», Tallinn 2008

Tallinn

Stucco molding in a classic style.

Stucco molding in a classic style

The chandelier in the classical style. Lower Nogorod building fair.

Lower Nogorod building fair.

D.M. Furmanov. Chapaev.

D.M. Furmanov. Chapaev.

The facade of granite. Ventilated facade.

Ventilated facade.

Struggle with the church. Anti-religious propaganda in Soviet Russia.

Anti-religious propaganda in Soviet Russia

Freed from the tower bells of Christ the Savior sent to the facility.

Christ the Savior

Extract from the minutes, legalized the destruction of the Temple of Christ the Savior.

Temple of Christ the Savior.

Fragment forms nadzorsostava GULAG NKVD, keys and an awl for inspection of personal belongings of prisoners.

Fragment forms nadzorsostava GULAG NKVD

Anti-religious council leaflet atheists Nizhny Novgorod region.

Anti-religious council leaflet atheists Nizhny Novgorod region

An empty boat.

empty boat

The nature of the Kola Peninsula. winter

winter

Masterpiece of wooden church architecture – varzuzhskaya Assumption Church. Varzuga.

Varzuga

The nature of the Kola Peninsula

Kola Peninsula

View on Varzuga aerial.

Varzuga

The icon of St. Gregory the Theologian. Found when removing the inner lining of St. Nicholas Church in 2010. Varzuga

Varzuga

View of Assumption Church complex of the stairs leading to the village school. Varzuga.

Varzuga

Map of Dutch merchant Simon baths Saling mid XVI century.

Map XVI century.

Second Ecumenical Council of Constantinople. Painting by Vasily Surikov 1876

Painting by Vasily Surikov 1876

VK Shebuev (1777-1855) Self-Portrait. 1830 Oil on canvas. 97×75, 5. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

A. Venetsianov (1780-1847) Sleeping girl. 1840s Oil on canvas. 53,2 x68. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

NG Chernetsov (1805-1879) Nizhny Novgorod. 1838 Oil on canvas. 49X68. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Todorov Khrutsky (1806-d. After 1833) Still life with a candle. Oil on canvas. 67,5 X80. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

PE Zabolotski (1803-1866) Boy in white shirt. 1828 Oil on canvas. 64,6 X51. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

N. Alekseev-Syromyansky (1813-1880) Portrait of the artist VE Raevs. 1851 Oil on canvas. Oval. 66×55. Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum.

 Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum