Viewof Historical Museum (C) & the Kremlin (R) in Red Square which has false rooftops painted on its huge surface to act as a camouflage to confuse potential German bombing raids during wartime protective measures.


  • Title: Russia
  • Date: 1941-08
  • Location: Moscow, Russia
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Moscow, Camouflage, Kremlin, Museums, Russia At War, Historical, Cities, Russia, Vintage Print, Invasion Defense, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_733734
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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