Portrait of Nicholas II
H 18 x W 14
Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2012-08-16
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.
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.