The throne of Ivan the Terrible. XVI century.

The throne of Ivan the Terrible

Ivan IV

Ivan IV

Ivan IV shows the treasures of the British Ambassador John Horsey. Artist A. Litovchenko. In 1875.

Ivan the Terrible and his son Ivan.

 The artist Ilya Repin. 1885
The artist Ilya Repin. 1885

The Conquest of Siberia by Yermak. Artist V.Surikov. 1895

The Conquest of Siberia by Yermak

The entry of the Russian army to Kazan.

Thumbnail of 'Personal Chronicles' XVI century.

Thumbnail of ‘Personal Chronicles’ XVI century.

Tsar Ivan IV the Terrible.

 German woodcut. XVI century
German woodcut. XVI century.

Ivan the Terrible, and Vladimir Monomakh on the icon of the “Church militant.”

Ivan the Terrible,

2nd half of the XVI century.

Portrait of Vasily III.

German engraving. XVI century.

German engraving. XVI century.

Vasily III

Grand Prince of Moscow and All Russia, the Tsar Vasily III. German engraving of XVI century.

Grand Prince of Moscow and All Russia, the Tsar Vasily III. German engraving of XVI century.

Saint Theodosius.

. Fresco in the Assumption Cathedral of Moscow Kremlin. The beginning of the XVI century.

Saint Theodosius. Fresco in the Assumption Cathedral of Moscow Kremlin. The beginning of the XVI century.

Picture of Ivan III and his family

The end of the XV century.

Picture of Ivan III and his family on the embroidered veil of his wife Helen Voloshanki. The end of the XV century.

Prince of Moscow.

German engraving of XVI century.

Prince of Moscow. German engraving of XVI century.

Sphragistics

Sphragistics

Printing of Grand Duke Ivan III in Mayor literacy Kolyvan (Revel).
Sphragistics (or sigillografiya) (from Lat. Sigillum – Printing) – auxiliary historical discipline that studies the press (the matrix) and their impressions.

Printing of Grand Duke Ivan III in Mayor literacy Kolyvan (Revel)

Printing of Grand Duke Ivan III in Mayor literacy Kolyvan (Revel)

Ivan III engraving of the “Cosmography” A. Teve. In 1584.

Ivan III engraving of the "Cosmography" A. Teve. In 1584.

The work of monks in the monastery

Thumbnail XVI century.

Thumbnail XVI century.

Solovki Monastery. XVI century.

 XVI century.

Solovki Monastery

Solovki Monastery. XVI century.

Solovki Monastery. XVI century.

St. Andrei Rublev. Old Testament Trinity.

 St. Andrei Rublev. Old Testament Trinity. Written for the Trinity Cathedral Trinity-Sergius Lavra, "in praise of the" Reverend Sergius.

St. Andrei Rublev. Old Testament Trinity. Written for the Trinity Cathedral Trinity-Sergius Lavra, “in praise of the” Reverend Sergius.

Lyudogoschinsky cross

Woodcarving. Master James Fedosov. 1359 fragment.

Woodcarving. Master James Fedosov. 1359 fragment.

Solovki monastery

The largest monastic center of the Russian North. In 1709.

Holy Savvaty and Zosima Solovki, the founders of Solovki Holy Transfiguration Monastery., The largest monastic center of the Russian North. In 1709.

Trinity Cathedral of the Holy Trinity-Sergius Lavra (up to 1744 – Monastery) near Moscow

1422

Trinity Cathedral of the Holy Trinity-Sergius Lavra (up to 1744 – Monastery) near Moscow. In 1422. It was founded by St. Sergius of Radonezh in the middle of the XIV century. In pridle Cathedral – with the power of the saint of cancer.

St. Sergius of Radonezh.

St. Sergius of Radonezh. Cover embroidered with the image of the saint. The first quarter of XV century.

St. Sergius of Radonezh. Cover embroidered with the image of the saint. The first quarter of XV century.

Moscow’s money

Moscow's money Moscow's increased
(increased)

Ivan III tearing the khan letter demanding tribute

Artist A.Kivshenko. In 1879.

Ivan III tearing the khan letter demanding tribute. Artist A.Kivshenko. In 1879.

In the mouth the hut

the hut

Artist Maksimov

Monastery in Moscow Russia.

The end of the XIX century

Monastery in Moscow Russia. Lithograph from an original Vasnetsov. The end of the XIX century.

Novgorod trade. Lithography.

End of XIX-early XX century.

Novgorod trade. Lithography. End of XIX-early XX century.

Plan Novgorod Kremlin

Plan Novgorod Kremlin. Detail icon in the XVI.

Detail icon in the XVI.