Explore Museums and more!

Explore related topics

Nicholas22091's art on Artsonia

art on Artsonia

The 'Moscow Kremlin' Faberge Egg, made in 1906. Gift from Nicholas to his wife.  It is the largest of the Faberge eggs.  The top removes to reveal a remarkable miniature of the Cathedral of Assumption ~ where all the Tsars of Russia were crowned.  It is one of the few eggs that have never left Russia.

(known as both) The Moscow Kremlin Egg or The Uspenski Cathedral Egg - Presented to Alexandra by her husband, Nicholas Il. Currently in the Kremlin Armoury Museum in Moscow.

Peter the Great Egg 1903 - See source for history of Faberge eggs for the Russian Imperial family

The Concise History of Fabergé Eggs

cynical-romantic: “ Fabergé Egg 1903 Peter The Great Egg Gift: Nicholas II to Alexandra Fyodorovna Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, USA Height: ”

Above: Detail from "The Coronation of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna," by Laurits Regner Tuxen, 1898, oil on canvas. The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. Below: Empress Alexandra Feodorovna's coronation dress, Russia, 1896. Brocade, silk, silver thread, pearls, lace, silk ribbon. Moscow Kremlin Museums. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Above: Detail from "The Coronation of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra…

Mother of the World   Nicholas Roerich  Nicholas Roerich Museum NY

by Nicolas Roerich, the veiled Sophia is surrounded by starlike disincarnate avatars of her wisdom, while below upon the earth, a pair of male and female mystics invoke her influence.

Locket known as The Heneage Jewel or The Armada Jewel, painting by Nicholas Hilliard, about 1595. Museum no. M.81-1935. © Victoria & Albert Museum, London

The Heneage Jewel [locket] - also called 'The Armada Jewel', 1595 ~ painting by Nicholas Hilliard. "Elizabeth I gave elaborate jewels bearing her image as a reward for outstanding services. From the Victoria & Albert Museum

Ceremonial court dress, made by the workshop of A. T. Ivanova, St. Petersburg, 1894. Worn by Dowager Empress Maria Fyodorovna on the occasion of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II to Grand Duchess Alexandra Fyodorovna in 1894. Detail from Tuxen's 1895 painting, "Wedding of Nicholas II and Grand Duchess Alexandra Fyodorovna," shows Maria Fyodorovna (left) in court dress. Collection of the State Hermitage Museum (see: http://hermitage.guide/costume/costume1.html).

Ceremonial court dress, made by the workshop of A. T. Ivanova, St. Petersburg, 1894. Worn by Dowager Empress Maria Fyodorovna on the occasion of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II to Grand Duchess Alexandra Fyodorovna in 1894. Detail from Tuxen's 1895 painting, "Wedding of Nicholas II and Grand Duchess Alexandra Fyodorovna," shows Maria Fyodorovna (left) in court dress. Collection of the State Hermitage Museum (see: http://hermitage.guide/costume/costume1.html).

Court gown belonging to Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna (sister of Nicholas II), late 19th - early 20th century. Photo: Collection of the State Museum "Tsarskoye Selo." Via the Tsarskoye Selo State Museum-Preserve on Facebook.

Court gown belonging to Grand Duchess Ksenia Alexandrovna (sister of Nicholas II), late - early century. Photo: Collection of the State Museum \

Path to Shambhala. 1933. Tempera on canvas. 46.5 x 78.5 cm. Nicholas Roerich

Way to Shambala Artist: Nicholas Roerich Completion Date: 1933 Style: Symbolism Genre: landscape Technique: tempera Material: canvas Gallery: Nicholas Roerich Museum, New York, USA Tags: Buddhism, Himalayas, mountains

lovin these! "crayon resist splash" done by 4th. Do with oil pastel & India ink..

crayon resist splash" done by Do with oil pastel & India ink.crayon resist splash" done by Do with oil pastel & India ink.

Pinterest
Search