The life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during the First World War and then the October Revolution.
October 23,1956: The Hungarian revolution takes place when "Hungarians declare their independence against Soviet rule." by burning a painting of Stalin.
Polish poster depicting Trotsky during the Polish-Russian War of 1920
Young Lev Bronstein aka Leon Trotsky (age 18).
Daily News, Trotsky is murdered in his study with a pickaxe i 1940.
An old soldier picking flowers where a fallen comrade was buried.
LEON TROTSKY Communist Leon Trotsky helped ignite the Russian Revolution of 1917 and built the Red Army afterward. He was exiled (and possibly killed) by Joseph Stalin.
Trotsky,Diego Rivera; Natalya Trotsky; Reba Hansen; André Breton, Frida Kahlo and Jean Van Heijenoort. Coyoacán, Mexico~Image © Laure van Heijenoort
1 negative frames) : glass, b&w, three-color separation ; 24 x 9 cm.