Tarjetas Postales de Arquitectura Moderna/ Modern Architecture Postcards
419. Mockba, CCCP
Lenin's mausoleum was designed by Aleksey Shchusev in 1924, during a period in which the Russian Avant-Garde was still at its peak. The mausoleum is an authentic masterpiece of modern architectural plainness finished with red granite for Communism and black labradorite for mourning.