Publications by Kadriorg Art Museum 2006
Portraits of Russian Tsars. From Estonian Art Collections
Edited by Mai Levin and Aleksandra Murre
Texts by Mai Levin, Sergei Issakov, Tatjana Shor, Yuri Gudymenko, Jelizaveta Renne and Marat Gainullin
Designed by Peeter Laurits
In Estonian, Russian and English, illustrated
Published by the Art Museum of Estonia – Kadriorg Art Museum
This book, which accompanied the Kadriorg Art Museum exhibition “Portraits of Russian Tsars” (20.10.2006–27.05.2007 and 15.06.–09.09.2007), includes an overview of the Russian tsars’ portraits in the collections of Estonian museums, a list of imperial Russian decorations, biographical data on the Russian tsars, many reproductions and a comprehensive catalogue. It also covers visits by Russian leaders to Estonia, an exhibition of portraits of the tsars in the State Hermitage, and Christina Robertson’s works in the Winter Palace and the copying of these works.