Catherine the Great’s reign from 1762 to 1796 is known as the golden age and she is remembered for her exceptional patronage of the arts, literature and education.
Masterpieces from the Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great brings to life Catherine the Great’s collection of art.
Amassed over a thirty-four year period, this extraordinary collection, drawn from the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg,
features some of the most outstanding art of the eighteenth century.
Publisher: National Gallery of Victoria
305 x 255mm, 280 pages, paperback
Fully illustrated in colour
Category: Fine art
Published: July 2015