Vladimir Lenin in October
Vladimir Lenin in October, Oil Painting, F. Samusev 1947
This magnificent, large painting of Lenin in the days of the revolution was displayed in the Supreme Soviet of the Ukrainian SSR from 1948 until the counter-revolution of 1989-1991 destroyed the Soviet Union.
Fedor Afanasyevich Samusev (1913-1985) was a member of the Union of Artists of the Ukrainian SSR.
Tomorrow, November 7, is the 105th anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution.