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Komarov “Cedar Waxwing Birds”, postcard published in 1969 (buy on etsy)

Komarov “Cedar Waxwing Birds”, postcard published in 1969 (buy on etsy)

Daffodil by I. Romanov, 1964 (buy on etsy)

Daffodil by I. Romanov, 1964 (buy on etsy)

kritseldis:

A New Year postcard by L.Härm, 1966

kritseldis:

A New Year postcard by L.Härm, 1966

Illustration for the book called “RVS” by Arkady Gaidar. Artist V. Talashenko, 1961 (buy on etsy)

Illustration for the book called “RVS” by Arkady Gaidar. Artist V. Talashenko, 1961 (buy on etsy)

koko-y-miguel:

Soviet New Year’s postcard commemorating Belka and Strelka, the first dogs to fly in space and return to Earth, 1960

The Dogs Who Lived

koko-y-miguel:

Soviet New Year’s postcard commemorating Belka and Strelka, the first dogs to fly in space and return to Earth, 1960

The Dogs Who Lived

(Source: theguardian.com)

kritseldis:

Two New year postcards with chimney-sweeps.

First one from 1960 by H.Mitt and the other one from1967 by L.Härm

Posted 1 week ago

This is my new favourite postcard in the shop.
Backpacking in the Caucasus Mountains (1965) (buy on etsy)

This is my new favourite postcard in the shop.

Backpacking in the Caucasus Mountains (1965) (buy on etsy)

kritseldis:

Two postcards by artist M.Nutsu, 1968

Posted 2 weeks ago

by K. Zotov, 1968 (via vk)
Misha, keep, keep washing! Don’t be afraid of soap. Although you now look white-haired, Slather will go away with water.

by K. Zotov, 1968 (via vk)

Misha, keep, keep washing!
Don’t be afraid of soap.
Although you now look white-haired,
Slather will go away with water.

by K. Zotov, 1962 (via vk)

by K. Zotov, 1962 (via vk)