RESTORED PORTRAIT OF NICHOLAS II UNVEILED IN ST. PETERSBURG

Royal Russia - 4/12/16 Historical justice is done, a portrait of Emperor Nicholas II - by the Russian artist Ilya Savich Galkin (1860-1915) - hidden from human eyes for some ninety-odd years - was presented at the St. Petersburg Museum of Applied Arts on November 30th. The restoration which took three years to complete, was initiated by the ...