The battle of Poltava. 1764. Mosaic. 460 x 600. End wall of the staircase in the main building of the Russia Academy of Sciences, Saint-Petersburg.

The battle of Poltava

Peter 1

grenadier

A Russian grenadier

Russian and Swedish

Russian and Swedish soldiers

Detail

Russian banners

generals

Russian generals

Swedish soldier

A fallen Swedish soldier

of the town of Poltava

Background view of the town of Poltava

Karl

Karl XII