Catherina Alexiewna.Rossorum Imperiatrix. Nata Princeps Anhalt: Servest: nata d. 2 Mai 1729.
Stipple. Sheet 225 x 160mm (9 x 6¼"). Trimmed within plate and laid on album paper.
Half portrait of Catherine II (1729-1796), in profile, set in a roundel in an architectural capriccio, with the Three Graces paying tribute. Catherine II ruled Russia between 1762 and 1796, the longest rule by a female monarch in Russia's history.
[Ref: 37903] £95.00