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Trinity Cathedral, Saint Petersburg. Russia

Trinity Cathedral, Saint Petersburg. Russia

THE GREAT PICTURE HALL AT PETERHOF Palace of Peter the Great, Saint Petersburg, Russia. In 1764 using  Vallin de La Mothe's design, the pictures and the wall-papers of Peter's collection were replaced by Catherine II. The then fashionable portrait sketches made by Pietro Rotari (1707-62). The collection of those portraits was bought by Catherine II right after the artist's death. The Picture Hall has 368 pictures set in a framework system imitating a carpet.

THE GREAT PICTURE HALL AT PETERHOF Palace of Peter the Great, Saint Petersburg, Russia. In 1764 using Vallin de La Mothe's design, the pictures and the wall-papers of Peter's collection were replaced by Catherine II. The then fashionable portrait sketches made by Pietro Rotari (1707-62). The collection of those portraits was bought by Catherine II right after the artist's death. The Picture Hall has 368 pictures set in a framework system imitating a carpet.

***осень [Autumn] (St Petersburg, Russia) by Ed Gordeev / 500px

***осень [Autumn] (St Petersburg, Russia) by Ed Gordeev / 500px

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