Grigori Orlov i Gatchina : istoriia favorita imperatritsy i ego zagorodnogo imeniia
Grigori Orlov i Gatchina : istoriia favorita imperatritsy i ego zagorodnogo imeniia
Grigori Orlov i Gatchina : istoriia favorita imperatritsy i ego zagorodnogo imeniia

Grigori Orlov i Gatchina : istoriia favorita imperatritsy i ego zagorodnogo imeniia

St. Petersburg: Kolo, 2010. Sewn cl. The palace ensemble built outside St. Petersburg originated with a gift from Catherine the Great to Grigorii Orlov, whose help was instrumental in winning her support and overthrowing her husband Peter III. Orlov as guards officer and diplomat knew Western Europe and conceived of a grand design for a palace ensemble. This monograph delves into Orlov's role in designing the palace and his way of life as courtier. 254 p., 22 cm, Rus. Item #3533
ISBN: 9785901841679

Price: $25.00

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