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The Presidential Library presents new exhibition project on Prokudin-Gorsky

February 21, 2012 the Presidential Library (St. Petersburg) held an opening ceremony of the exhibition project on the heritage of Russian photographer, S. M. Prokudin-Gorsky and preservation of the country’s history in photos.
The presentation was attended by the library’s partners who assisted in organization of the exhibition, including the grand-niece of S. M. Prokudin-Gorsky, N. A. Naryshkina- Prokudina-Gorskaya, who contributed personal photos, documents, items from the family archive to the exhibition and granted her book of memoirs, “The Family Saga: Seconds, Minutes, Centuries … ” to the Presidential Library.
Look datailed photographic report on this event, prepared by V. V. Dryuchin, the chief of the project “Legacy of S. M. Prokudin-Gorsky”.




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