Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan, after her mother Masha Ivashintsova passed away, discovered over 30,000 secret photos.
Masha Ivashintsova, self-portrait. Leningrad, USSR, 1976.
Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan, Masha’s daughter, with dog Marta and cat Pusya. Leningrad, USSR. 1978.
Moscow, USSR, 1987
Leningrad, USSR, 1977
Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan, Masha’s daughter. Leningrad, USSR, 1980
Linguist Melvar Melkumyan, Masha’s husband and Asya’s father. Moscow, USSR, 1987
Masha Ivashintsova with her lover, photographer Boris Smelov. Leningrad, USSR, 1974
Poet Viktor Krivulin. Yalta, Crimea, Ukranian SSR, 1979
Leningrad, USSR, 1976
Village near lake Sevan, Armenia, Armenian SSR, 1976