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The Greatest Female Patrons in History: Catherine the Great (1729–1796)

She reigned over a golden age of Russian culture, founding what would become the State Hermitage Museum and transforming St. Petersburg into one of Europe’s cultural centers. Started for political reasons, she becomes a knowledgeable and passionate collector owning 4,000 Old Master paintings.

The Greatest Female Patrons in History: Catherine the Great (1729–1796)
The Greatest Female Patrons in History: Catherine the Great (1729–1796)

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Online recorded lecture

About the Event

delivered by Mariska Beekenkamp-Wladimiroff

Please note that once you pay you will get an email confirming your payment, including a link and password to watch online should you chose to do so. If you have not received any emails, please check your spam or junk folder, or email us - well in advance.

NB There is a technical glitch during the first minute of the talk, this is corrected soon and will not affect the talk.

Suggested reading:

The Empress of Art: Catherine the Great and the Transformation of Russia

Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman

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    £7.50
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