Look at these photos of beautiful russian women, gathered in one album, published in 1904. It’s interesting that signatures indicate ethnicity of the girls. Among many nationalities, that constituted Russian Empire, can be found Germans, Finnish and representatives of Little Russia (Malorossiya, the part of Russia, which is now considered to be Ukraine). Unfortunately black and white pictures can’t fully reflect all the shine, gloss and authentic beauty of russian girls. I guess only classic art with its artistic techniques and rich colors, such as portraits by Makovsky, could do it back then.
Based on the russian folk song ‘Kalinda’, this fun adaptation has Susanna