Russian actress Tatiana Samoilova was a legend of Soviet and Russian cinema. She is known to millions of viewers as Veronica in the film by Mikhail Kalatozov “The Cranes Are Flying” and Anna Karenina in the adaptation of the classic novel by Leo Tolstoy.
Tolstoy photographed at his Yasnaya Polyana estate in May 1908 by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky. The only known color photograph of the writer. Born as Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy on September 1828 in Yasnaya Polyana, Russia.