Category: Illustration

Poems from Kabardino-Balkaria (a republic in the Caucasus region…

Poems from Kabardino-Balkaria (a republic in the Caucasus region of Russia). Illustrated by N. Kholendro (1979)

Artek, the most famous pioneer summer camp in the Soviet Union….

Artek, the most famous pioneer summer camp in the Soviet Union. Illustration by E. Gorokhovsky (1985)

“Catch it, grandpa!” Postcard by V. Sachkov (1955)

“Catch it, grandpa!” Postcard by V. Sachkov (1955)

Illustration by B. Kyshtymov (1957)

Illustration by B. Kyshtymov (1957)

“Attention! Watch our springtime programme.” Illustration by V….

“Attention! Watch our springtime programme.” Illustration by V. Kanevsky, published in Funny Pictures in 1973.

Illustration from Murzilka magazine (1978). Artist A. Itkin. I…

Illustration from Murzilka magazine (1978). Artist A. Itkin. 

I dig the flaired jeans, so 70s! 🙂

Merry-go-round of Russian fairy tale characters. Can you tell…

Merry-go-round of Russian fairy tale characters. Can you tell them all?

Illustration by T. Zuikova (1969)

Vintage mechanical card made in Latvia in late 1940s. The bottle…

Vintage mechanical card made in Latvia in late 1940s. The bottle is filled with sand and it moves when you move the card.

Turkmen rug-makers, illustration by V. Duvidov (1976)(Red…

Turkmen rug-makers, illustration by V. Duvidov (1976)

(Red pennants on the loom read Udarnik)

Mikhailo Kazarinov illustration by A. Kurkin (Palekh), 1968

Mikhailo Kazarinov illustration by A. Kurkin (Palekh), 1968