Portrait of Nicholas II

Print

Creator:

Izdatel'stvo Voskresenie

Materials:

Wove paper

Dimensions:

H 18 x W 14

Accession Number:

38.2012

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2012-08-16

Description

Etching. Chest-up portrait of Nicholas II wearing cossack uniform, in oval window. Under window is a crown lying on a pillow. Behind pillow are oak and laurel branches, under pillow are a sword and a scepter. In bottom center is a plaque with facsimile autograph of Nicholas.

History Note

Bequeathed to Holy Trinity Monastery by Boris Isidorovich Sverchkov (1902-1963) in 1962 and brought to HTM by his granddaughter in 2012.

Inscriptions & Markings

Signed in bottom right corner of image: J. Nu. Under image area, on left: Eigentum D. Russischen Kustdruck-Verlags "Woskressenie" G.M.B.H. München. On right: Собственность Издательства "Воскресенiе" Мюнхенъ.