Costume for Ganna Walska as Manon Lescaut in Manon, Act III  Erté (Romain de Tirtoff) (Russia, active France and United States, 1892-1990) Redfern (attributed to) (Couture house founded England, London circa 1855; Maison Redfern founded France, Paris, 1881-1929)

Costume for Ganna Walska as Manon Lescaut in Manon, Act III Erté (Romain de Tirtoff) (Russia, active France and United States, 1892-1990) Redfern (attributed to) (Couture house founded England, London circa 1855; Maison Redfern founded France, Paris, 1881-1929)

Zinaida Gippius, a Russian poet, a co-founder of Russian symbolism and one of the most intelligent women of her time. She left Russia in 1917 not to be executed. The Bolsheviks planned her assassination for the poems she wrote against them in France where she lived with her husband. They failed as she died earlier. || "Slaves, liars, murderers, thieves or fakers - I hate you all. But you, my Jude, you, all traitors,  I hate most of all" | Image: Gippius, ca 1910. She is 40 years old in this…

Zinaida Gippius, a Russian poet, a co-founder of Russian symbolism and one of the most intelligent women of her time. She left Russia in 1917 not to be executed. The Bolsheviks planned her assassination for the poems she wrote against them in France where she lived with her husband. They failed as she died earlier. || "Slaves, liars, murderers, thieves or fakers - I hate you all. But you, my Jude, you, all traitors, I hate most of all" | Image: Gippius, ca 1910. She is 40 years old in this…

Siberia - The Koryak people of Kamchatka originally were migrants from the Slavic lands near the Poland and Ukraine almost 10,000 years ago - and migrated to the Islands between Alaska and Russia

Siberia - The Koryak people of Kamchatka originally were migrants from the Slavic lands near the Poland and Ukraine almost 10,000 years ago - and migrated to the Islands between Alaska and Russia

Dolgans, indigenous people in Krasnoyarsk Krai federal subject of Russia (northern Siberia) © Bryan & Cherry Alexander Photography / ArcticPhoto

Dolgans, indigenous people in Krasnoyarsk Krai federal subject of Russia (northern Siberia) © Bryan & Cherry Alexander Photography / ArcticPhoto

Wrapped in Africa   Architecture Digest Photo Shoot print pattern

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Wrapped in Africa Architecture Digest Photo Shoot print pattern

"If I was a woman in Russia I would be a lesbian, as the men are very ugly."

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"If I was a woman in Russia I would be a lesbian, as the men are very ugly."

Identification ~ In Russia women wear a head scarf in Orthodox Churches

Identification ~ In Russia women wear a head scarf in Orthodox Churches

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