Portrait of Peter the Great by Godfrey Kneller, 1698. This portrait was Peter’s gift to the King of England. In numerous successful wars, Peter expanded the Tsardom into a huge empire that became a major European power. According to historian James Cracraft, he led a cultural revolution that replaced the traditionalist and medieval social and political system with a modern, scientific, Europe-oriented, and rationalist system.
Portrait of Tsar Nicholas II, Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna and Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna by Dmitri Belyukin, 1993.
Franz Xaver Winterhalter :
Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa, the eldest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
Portrait de la tsarine Maria Féodorovna, Née princesse Sophie-Dorothée de Wurtemberg-Montbéliard (1759-1828) par Giovanni Battista I Lampi (1751-1830)