Cell on Shpalernaia Street


Rendering of Leningrad Internal Prison cell. Painted by Nikolai Evgenevich Lansere between 1931 and 1932. Shows the prisoner's bed, painting tools, and the washing facilities. Medium: watercolor and pencil on paper.


Nikolai Evgeneevich Lansere


International Memorial Society, Moscow

Bibliographic Citation

Nikolai Evgeneevich Lansere, "Cell on Shpalernaia Street." Gulag: Many Days, Many Lives, Item #28 (accessed April 19 2019, 5:21 am)