Jesters of empress Anna Ioanovna by V.Jacobi (1872) detail,Бирон и Анна,Валерий Иванович Якоби (1834-1902) «Шуты при дворе императрицы Анны Иоанновны», 1872,oil on canvas,132.5×212.3cm, Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow.
The brooch belonged to The Romanovs (Paul I) since the century - gold, silver, diamonds & spinels. The biggest spinel was put into The Grand Imperial Crown of Russia. Kept by the Diamond Fund, The Kremlin, Moscow
Petrodvorets The Summer Palace Saint Petersburg Russia - this interior stayed in rococo is given the signify re style through gold leaf and pale shades of mostly pink and blue - I like this space and the overwhelming scale it is extremely light and bright