Pageant of the Tsars: The Romanov Coronation Albums

Hillwood Estate Museum & Gardens

16 February – 8 June 2013

Pageant of the Tsars

In recognition of the 400th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty’s founding, the Hillwood Estate Museum & Gardens is pleased to announce a special exhibition highlighting sumptuous books and Imperial treasures created to commemorate coronation ceremonies for posterity.

In the first exhibition to gather six of the seven monumental albums, detailed engravings and lavish chromolithographs  illustrate the splendor of the events and enhance the enduring Romanov mystique. Objects from Hillwood’s renowned Russian art collection and other private lenders will explore the Romanovs’ lasting influence on Russian art and culture.

For more information, please see the exhibition Web site.

The museum is also holding a special Valentine’s Day benefit event to celebrate the exhibition opening.

For more information, please visit the event Web site, “From Russia with Love.”