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June 14 - September 8, 2013
Ball in the Noble Assembly 1913. Painting and sketches D.N. Kardovsky

In the Rotunda of the Winter Palace, the exhibition, dedicated to the 400th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty and the 100 anniversary of the ball. Exhibited the picture Dmitry Nikolaevich Kardovsky (1866-1943) 'Ball in the Petersburg Nobility 23 February 1913' and 47 portrait sketches for it. D.N. Kardovsky an outstanding Russian artist, a pupil of P.P. Chistyakov and I.E. Repin. Anniversary celebrations of the 300th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty in the year 1913 was a national event, the celebration lasted from February till autumn. February 23, 1913 St. Petersburg nobility was given a Grand ball, where more than 3200 guests.
Added: 26.07.2013
Author: Artistsarea