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Drevnosti rossiiskago gosudarstva

Collection Data

Drevnosti rossiiskago gosudarstva (Antiquities of the Russian State) is a series of chromolithographs meant to communicate Russian identity. The images are of medieval monuments of the church and the monarchy intended to communicate power.
Solnt͡sev, F. G. (Fedor Grigorʹevich), 1801-1892 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849 - 1853
Place: Moskva
Publisher: Tip. A. Semena
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *QDZ+++ (Drevnosti rossiiskago gosudarstva)
Art, Russian
Russia -- Antiquities
Armor -- Russia
Costume -- Russia
Church vestments
Icons, Russian
Cathedrals -- Russia
Funding: NEH Preservation and Access "Art and Architectural Images from Eastern Europe and Eurasia"
Statement of responsibility: Yakovlev, Lukian Pavlovich
Citation/reference: See Visualizing Russia: Fedor Solntsev and crafting a national past
Physical Description
Extent: 12 v. in 6 ; 4vo, f̕.
Text and plates separate
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 2143156
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14148867
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 985c0350-c5f8-012f-a60f-58d385a7bc34
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