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ID: 500257752
 
Record Type: Person
Catherine II, Empress of Russia (Russian empress, 1729-1796)

Note: Born in Stettin [now Szczecin, Poland], 1729; reigned 1762-1796; died Tsarskoye Selo [now Pushkin]. Wife of the grandson of Peter I. She was born into a minor German princely family and came to Russia in 1744 to marry the Grand Duke Peter, later Emperor Peter III (reg 1762). She ascended the throne as a result of the coup d’état in which Peter died.

Names:
Catherine II, Empress of Russia (preferred,V,display,LC)
Catherine the Great (V)
Yekaterina Alexeyevna (V)
Catherine II, Czarina of Russia (U)
Catherine II, Empress (U)
Sophie Friederike Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst (V,BN)
Екатерина Алексеевна (V,Russian,NA,U)
Екатерина II Великая (V,Russian,NA,U)

Nationalities:
Russian (preferred)

Roles:
empress (preferred)
patron
owner

Gender: female

Events:
reign:   1762-1796  Russia (Asia) (nation)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Non-Artists
 ........  Catherine II, Empress of Russia (I,U)

Biographies:
(Russian empress, 1729-1796) ..... [AVERY Preferred]
(owner, 1729-1796) ..... [PROV]

Sources and Contributors:
Catherine II, Czarina of Russia ........ [PROV Preferred, VP]
.............................................................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
Catherine II, Empress ........ [PROV]
............................................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
Catherine II, Empress of Russia ........ [AVERY Preferred, PROV, VP Preferred]
.............................................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
.............................................................  Grove Art Online (2008-)
.............................................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 8004609
.............................................................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
Catherine the Great ........ [AVERY]
......................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
Екатерина II Великая ........ [VP]
........................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-)
Sophie Friederike Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst ........ [VP]
.....................................................................................  Grove Art Online (2008-)
Yekaterina Alexeyevna ........ [VP]
............................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-)
Екатерина Алексеевна ........ [VP]
........................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)

Subject: ........ [AVERY, Gallery Systems, PROV, VP]
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n80046091
....................  LCR
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n80046091
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2008-)
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