The attitude towards naked bodies in the Soviet Union was changing through the years and followed the certain ideology. Sexual revolution manifested freedom in everything – being shy about your nudity began to be treated as the relic of the bourgeois culture. So many people got undressed and willingly posed for cameras.
Sex symbol of the past, Lilya Brik, 1924
Asya Zagorskaya, 1920s
Sunbathing in the Crimea, 1933
Naked factory workers with kids in the Crimea, 1932
Naked factory workers in the Crimea, 1932
Beach for women, 1932
Collective farm workers rest after work, 1931.
Komsomol workers in the Moscow river, 1940.
Near Sochi, 1940