National Museum of Scotland opens Catherine the Great. An Enlightened Empress
National Museum of Scotland presents Catherine the Great. An Enlightened Empress, an exhibition on view 3 July – 21 October 2012.
Portrait of Catherine II on her horse Brilliant, by Vigilius Eriksen, after 1762. Image © The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg.
The exhibition features more than 600 priceless works collected by the Empress. See spectacular paintings, ou … Read More