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|History Painting, Drawings, Watercolour and gouache on cardboard, 25.6x34.5 cm|
|Origin: Russia, Late 18th - first half of the 19th century|
|Author of Origin: watercolour by Kaestner, I. K.|
|Album: Series of watercolours showing events of the Revolution of 1762|
|Personage: Catherine II|
|Source of entry: State Museum of Ethnography of the Peoples of the USSR, Leningrad, 1941|
Royal Watchers: September 2006
The Winter Palace, founded in 1762 by the architect Bartolomeo Rastrelli, ..... The next day, on September 28, the Tsarina Maria Feodorovna will be taken to ...
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In the early hours of 28 June (9 July, N.S.), Alexis Orlov arrived at Mon ...... 229 CATHERINE THE GREAT It was the Winter Palace which primarily was the ...
OF A MENNONITE PILGRIM
Lividiya Palace was built in 1911 as a winter palace for Nicholas II. ...... she darted glances at people in the line and the omnipresent guards nearby. ...
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