Peter the Great in paintings

Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias (1672-1725), Peter the Great in paintings. When people met with the Peter I – we read in the “History of Peter”…

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Traditional Russian Headdress Collection

Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibits Samples of Russian applied art, and a significant part of it Traditional Russian Headdresses. Things out “Assembly…

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Maligned Tsar Ivan the Terrible

Great Tsar, by the grace of God King and Grand Duke of All Russia, maligned Tsar Ivan the Terrible didn’t kill his own son. Ivan IV entered the…

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Moscow museum of Vodka History

Moscow museum of Vodka History. Vodka in Russia has gained special, reverent attitude. Vodka for the Russians is a matter of pride and a truly national drink. For…

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Vygovsky Old Believers art

The Old Believers of Vygovsky desert is a part of unknown history of ancient Russia, where the special place should be given to the Vygovsky Old Believers art….

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Russian artist Sergey Kirillov

Russian artist Sergey Kirillov was born in 1960. Behind the historical paintings is the hard work of the author, his multi-day study of historical materials, many hours of…

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