Photo of late leader Matyas Rakosi of socialist Hungary is on display with paintings and sculptures made in the style of socialist realism of Soviet leader Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. Large number of artifacts from Hungary's socialist past found in the basements of different ministries after a change in political power. These communist pictures and sculptures are now being prepared for a charity auction to support those affected by the recent red sludge catastrophe in Hungary. The auction drawing great attention from around the world is to be held on December 6th in Budapest, Hungary. Photos taken during preparations for the auction on November 25, 2010. ATTILA VOLGYI

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Socialist artifacts on auction in Hungary
Photo of late leader Matyas Rakosi of socialist Hungary is on display with paintings and sculptures made in the style of socialist realism of Soviet leader Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. Large number of artifacts from Hungary's socialist past found in the basements of different ministries after a change in political power. These communist pictures and sculptures are now being prepared for a charity auction to support those affected by the recent red sludge catastrophe in Hungary. The auction drawing great attention from around the world is to be held on December 6th in Budapest, Hungary. Photos taken during preparations for the auction on November 25, 2010. ATTILA VOLGYI

Filename: Matyas Rakosi photo 1011241326aVA.JPG
Source: Attila Volgyi
Date 24 Nov 2010
Location: Budapest Hungary
Credit: ATTILA VOLGYI
Copyright: Attila Volgyi
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