Vladimir Mayakovsky. "Russian poet and author, in his early twenties. We’re just taking a wild guess here, but Mayakovsky probably isn’t going to call you." Via My Daguerreotype Boyfriend.
Vladimir Mayakovsky, 1893-1930, Russia. Key works: Mystery-Bouffe (1918); The Bedbug (1929); The Bathhouse (1930).
Anna Akhmatova | Анна Ахматова | por klimbims
Zinaida Gippius (1869-1945) - Russian Poet & Playright. Circa 1910.
Boris Pasternak (1890-1960) was a Russian poet and novelist whose epic Doctor Zhivago helped him win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1958.
Alexander Pushkin, portrait by Vasily Tropinin Alexander Pushkin 1799-1837 In Dom Naschokina Art Gallery mason great poet Alexander Pushkin was living two last weeks of his life in 1837.
Joseph Brodsky, Russian poet, banned in the USSR, prosecuted and expulsed, Nobel prize. It is very worth reading
Tolstoy and his wife Sophia Tolstaya, September 23, 1910.
Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin - Famous Russian poet in the early part of the 20th century. Married briefly to Isadora Duncan. Killed himself at 30.
Anna Akhmatova, of Russia: "I don't know of any country in which people love poetry more than ours."