A Wedding Gift Fit for an Emperor

When Emperor Nicholas II brought his wedding forward by five months, the pressure was on for Russia’s best craftsmen to create bespoke wedding gifts. In the latest episode of Anatomy of an Artwork, find out the story behind this rare and important silver-gilt icon, a highlight of our upcoming Russian Works of Art, Fabergé & Icons (5 June, London).

Featured Content

We use our own and third party cookies to enable you to navigate around our Site, use its features and engage on social media, and to allow us to perform analytics, remember your preferences, provide services that you have requested and produce content and advertisements tailored to your interests, both on our Site as well as others. For more information, or to learn how to change your cookie or marketing preferences, please see our updated Privacy Policy & Cookie Policy.

By continuing to use our Site, you consent to our use of cookies and to the practices described in our updated Privacy Policy.

Close