Stunning photos of Moscow early last century
• Stunning photo Moscow early last century
Often when viewing images from the modern capital of the audience raises many questions: In what form is preserved architecture of the city, how to construct its road transport system, and most importantly, whether the city is convenient for people's lives ...
Old photos of Moscow have the opposite effect - they radiate heat, causing the viewer with nostalgia and sentimentality ... Other Types on the one hand the familiar streets and alleys create a feeling quite different, different from ours, and completely forgotten life, and on the other - they are filled with a special atmosphere. Despite more than a century of age, old photos of the city surprisingly "live".
The most successful and large-scale capture Moscow early last century managed to famous Russian public figures, collector and photographer Emile Gauthier-Dyufaye Vladimirovich. Today we would like to show you some of his great works.
Wishes to see the original photos can do it at the Museum of Moscow, which is now an exhibition of the photographer.
on the Cross Lane View, right Buturlins manor, she manor RI Vorontsov, 1910.
on Znamenka from Pashkov House View. In the distance, on the right, is seen entering the mansion Buturlins.
Znamenka Street, view on Moss Street, Kremlin and Pashkov House (left)
in the main manor house Buturlins View from the corner of Znamenka and Cross Lane
View from the Kuznetsky Most Petrovka
View from Prechistenka Tsaritsyno (Chertolky) lane
Trinity Church in Zubovo
St. Basil's Cathedral
Sheremetev (now Romanov) lane
the entrance gate of the Alexander Garden
Red Square - then still with the tramway
Watering streets in the Theater Square.
Collection created by Gauthier-Dyufaye is stored in the collection of the State Museum of Architecture named Shchusev. In total, the collection has about 500 pictures of old Moscow. Certain experts say that the master did about 700 shots; so it's possible - we are still waiting for new discoveries.