We use cookies to improve your experience online. By using our website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in our cookies policy.

In line with government guidance, the Royal Academy of Arts is closed. We will reopen on 3 December. Please contact us with your ticket enquiries.

Catherine II Empress of Russia (1729 - 1796)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Commissioner of buildings and works of art; collector. Princess Sophie Augusta Frederike of Anhalt-Zerbst; in 1745 married Grand-Duke Peter Fedorovich, who in 1762 became Emperor Peter III and was deposed and murdered in the same year.

Profile

Born: 1729

Died: 1796

Associated books

1 results

Associated archives

1 results