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Alexandra Kollontai was a Russian revolutionary and one of the main leaders of the Bolshevik Party during the Russian Revolution of 1917.

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from Smashing Magazine

Bauhaus: Ninety Years of Inspiration

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from Mail Online

Private moments of the last Russian Tsar and his family captured on camera before they were executed by the Bolsheviks

Newly-discovered pictures show Nicholas II with his 15-year-old daughter Anastasia in Mogilyov, apparently teaching her to smoke

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EMPRESS ALEXANDRA OF RUSSIA (1872-1918). Born in Germany as Alex of Hesse. Granddaughter of Queen Victoria, wife of Nicholas II, sister of Grand Duchess Elizabeth. Alexandra, along with her husband and five children, was executed by the Bolsheviks.

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from Mail Online

WW1 Royal family rift revealed in stunning portraits

Firm friends: Tsar Nicholas II and King George V were cousins and close friends thanks to their mothers

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Two revolutions, the first of which, in February (March, New Style), overthrew the imperial government and the second of which, in October (November), placed the Bolsheviks in...

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from Mail Online

Old Believers, Bolsheviks and bourgeoisie: The many faces of bygone Russia captured on camera by one of first photojournalists

Among Dmitriev's subjects was General Voitsekhovsky, who fought for the White army against the Bolshevik reds during the Russian Civil War of 1917-23

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IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~  1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution.  Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .

IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~ 1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution. Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .

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