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Offline Ally Kumari

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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #15 on: November 10, 2008, 11:28:15 AM »





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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #16 on: November 10, 2008, 01:58:37 PM »
i just bought a book called ' postcards from the Russian revolution' I'll post the pictures tomorrow if anybody wants to see them?

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« Reply #17 on: November 10, 2008, 01:59:01 PM »
Of course we do!

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« Reply #18 on: November 13, 2008, 05:40:25 AM »
More postcard:













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« Reply #19 on: November 13, 2008, 05:48:40 AM »
These are fantastic, Ally!


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« Reply #20 on: November 13, 2008, 07:52:36 AM »


Ps: just for the record. some of the pictures posted here are not postcards, they re CDV (carte de visite ) ;)

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"...Пусть он землю бережет родную, А любовь Катюша сбережет....". Grand Duchess Ekaterina Fyodorovna to Grand Duke Georgiy Alexandrovich. 1914

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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #21 on: November 13, 2008, 02:33:00 PM »
Well,never heard of those... Is there really a big difference? BTW - the picture you posted is great!

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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #22 on: November 13, 2008, 05:04:38 PM »
Thanks!

Well..CDV is a format of photography very common in mid xIX century  and other format posted here are Cabinet cards. Postcards are... postcard (in this case, real photo postcards)

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This is a cabinet card


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"...Пусть он землю бережет родную, А любовь Катюша сбережет....". Grand Duchess Ekaterina Fyodorovna to Grand Duke Georgiy Alexandrovich. 1914

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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #24 on: January 15, 2009, 01:09:28 PM »
Imperial couple


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« Reply #25 on: January 15, 2009, 01:42:44 PM »
Alexandra:

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« Reply #26 on: January 19, 2009, 04:53:31 PM »
Beautiful!

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« Reply #27 on: January 20, 2009, 04:38:24 AM »
I agree.

Aleksei Nicholaievich Romanov. (this photo deserves to be here. )
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« Reply #28 on: January 20, 2009, 05:17:48 AM »
Defnitiely so! I´m probably going to colour it because it´s one of the best picture of Alexei I´ve seen.

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Re: Imperial Postcards
« Reply #29 on: January 24, 2009, 03:00:53 PM »
O it's my first time to see his name written in Russian. Thanks, nena.

Amazing colored fotos  by the most wonderful Yelena Aleksandrovna. Endless thank you very much!