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Peter the Great Easter Egg - 1903 - by Fabergé - Given by Tsar Nicholas II to the Tsaritsa Alexandra. Every Easter (except 1904 and when Russia was at war with Japan) he gave a Faberge Egg to her and to his mother, the Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna. Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Art D'oeuf, Tsar Nicolas Ii, Fabrege Eggs, Faberge Jewelry, Alexandra Feodorovna, Peter The Great, Saint Petersburg

Peter the Great Easter Egg - 1903 - by Fabergé - Given by Tsar Nicholas II to the Tsaritsa Alexandra. Every Easter (except 1904 and 1905, when Russia was at war with Japan) he gave a Faberge Egg to her and to his mother, the Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna - @~ Mlle

Peter the Great by Paul Delaroche painted over a hundred years after Peter's death. Peter the Great officially renamed the Tsardom of Russia the Russian Empire in and himself its first emperor. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catherine La Grande, Catalina La Grande, Paul Delaroche, House Of Romanov, Alexandra Feodorovna, Imperial Russia, St Petersburg Russia

Through Time of Troubles to Imperial Russia – Russiapedia Russian history

From Poles to Romanovs Soon after Ivans death, the state weakened, plunging into a period of unrest and Polish invasion, known as the Time of Troubles.

Diamond Order of Peter the Great:Crowned Tsar of Russia on April became Emperor of Russia on October 1721 Born: May 30 (June Moscow Died: January 28 (February St. Pedro O Grande, La Familia Romanov, Catalina La Grande, Tsar Nicolas, House Of Romanov, Peter The Great, Miniature Portraits, Arts Award, Imperial Russia

History of Appreciation of Pearls by monarchs of the Tsardom of Russia and the Russian Empire

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"Portrait of Peter the Great" Russia, unidentified artist, after Jean-Marc Nattier, after 1717 Oil on canvas. х 110 cm © State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catherine La Grande, Catalina La Grande, Hermitage Amsterdam, Rembrandt, House Of Romanov, Hermitage Museum, Imperial Russia

Peter I the Great

One of Russias greatest statesmen, Peter the Great the Tsar and first Emperor of Russia - was a man of unwavering willpower, extraordinary energy and supreme vision.

Death mask of Tzar Peter the Great of Russia

Death mask of Peter the Great of Russia!

Peter the Great also called Peter I and Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov, Tsar and Autocrat of all the Russias. Crowned in Tsar Peter instituted reforms which made Russia a global power. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Modern History, European History, Catalina La Grande, Moscow Kremlin, House Of Romanov, Tsar Nicholas Ii, Imperial Russia

Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia - Stock Image - H416/0440

Peter the Great (1672-1725), also called Peter I and Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov, Tsar and Autocrat of all the Russias. Crowned in 1682, Tsar Peter instituted reforms which made Russia a global power.

Countess Maria Andreyevna Rumyantseva née Matveyeva was a Russian lady in waiting and alleged royal mistress of Tsar Peter the Great. Russian Painting, Russian Art, Louis Xiv, Gabrielle D'estrées, Agnes Sorel, Peter The Great, Lady In Waiting, Art Database, Ways Of Seeing

Maria Rumyantseva (1699 - 1788). Mistress of Peter the Great until his death. He threatened her with execution if she took another lover.

Anna Petrovna of Russia - Daughter of Peter the Great and Catherine I. She married Charles Frederick, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, and had one son. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Anna, Adele, Catherine La Grande, Catalina La Grande, European Costumes, House Of Romanov, Tsar Nicholas Ii

Grand Duchess ANNA PETROVNA (1708-1728) daughter of PETER THE GREAT and CATHERINE I. Anna died at age 20 in March of 1728, shortly after giving birth to PETER III the future Emperor of Russia and husband of CATHERINE THE GREAT.

Peter II of Russia. Son of Alexei I, grandson of Peter the Great. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catherine La Grande, Adele, Mitochondrial Dna, Royal Families Of Europe, House Of Romanov, American Revolutionary War, Imperial Russia

Tsar PETER II ALEKSEYEVICH (1715 – 1730) the last in the direct male line of the Romanov Dynasty. Son of TSAREVICH ALEXEI PETROVICH ROMANOV & Charlotte Christine Sophia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel. Grandson of PETER THE GREAT. Tsar for 3 years. Died at age 15 on the day he was to marry his great love Ekaterina Dolgorukova. He is the only Tsar after Peter I to be buried in the Kremlin.

Elizaveta Petrovna (future Empress Elizaveta I of Russia) as a Child. By Ivan Nikitin - State Hermitage Museum.

Peter the Great's daughter Elizaveta Petrovna (the future Empress Elizabeth) as a child by Russian Painter Ivan Nikitich Nikitin .

Ivan V ruled jointly with his half-brother, Peter I from This was a rule in name only, as he had serious mental and physical disabilities. His death left Peter I as sole ruler. He was buried in the Archangel Cathedral in the Kremlin, Moscow. Adele, Grand Prince, Moscow Kremlin, House Of Romanov, Peter The Great, Half Brother, Imperial Russia, European History, Michel

PETER THE GREAT'S half-brother IVAN V (1666-1696) who ruled jointly with Peter. Ivan was born with physical and mental disabilities so though technically both Tsars had equal authority, Ivan was neither interested or capable of ruling. He did marry and produce 5 daughters before dying at age 30.

Maria Cantemir was a Romanian noble, a lady in waiting and salonist and the royal mistress of Peter the Great. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catherine La Grande, Adele, Gabrielle D'estrées, Agnes Sorel, House Of Romanov, Baroque Art, Lady In Waiting

Maria Cantemir (1700 - 1754). Mistress of Peter the Great from 1720 until his death in 1725. The Empress hated her and viewed her as a threat.

Elizabeth of Russia - Elizaveta Petrovna (Russian: Елизаве́та (Елисаве́т) Петро́вна) December [O. 18 December] 1709 – 5 January 1762 [O. 25 December also known as Yelisavet, was the Empress of Russia from 1741 until her death. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Adele, House Of Romanov, Seven Years' War, Princess Elizabeth, Elisabeth, Imperial Russia, Oil Painting Reproductions

Portrait of EMPRESS ELIZABETH, daughter of PETER THE GREAT and CATHERINE I. She was her father's favorite child and very much like him in many ways. In 1741 a coup put her on the Russian throne where she reigned as a very popular monarch.