Personal Treasures of the Tsars




From the Peterhof State Museum, St. Petersburg
Peter the Great built a necklace of palaces near St Petersburg that truly justify his given name and of which the Peterhof is but one. In this catalogue, the reader can catch a glimpse not only of the exquisite treasures that Peter the Great and his successors collected at the Peterhof, but also of the more intimate lives, though fans and other beautiful personal objects.