Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Three pictures from an art photo book

A crowd parading the portraits of Zhu De, Mao Zedong, Joseph Stalin and Vladimir Lenin. Photo by Sam Tata, 1949. (A correction was made thanks to marenzhi)

A couple dancing expertly on the Bund. Photo by Sebastião Salgado, 1998.

Motrcycle acrobatics in the Great World. Photo by Sebastião Salgado, 1998.

Images from this book.

Tags: 1940s, 1990s, book, great world, mapping, pastvu, photography, sam tata, sebastião salgado, shanghai

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