Olga's Gallery

Andrey Matveev


Portrait of the Princess A. P. Golitzina.

1728. Oil on canvas. Golitzin's Private Collection, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Andrey Matveev. Portrait of the Princess A. P. Golitzina.

Princess Anastasia Golitzina (1665-1720) - wife of Prince I. A. Golitzin, a lady-in-waiting for the Russian Empress Catherine I. She was arrested and punished by beatings, as she was suspected in participating in the conspiracy of Tzarevich Alexey Petrovich (son of Peter the Great from his first wife) against Peter I, the Great, but in 1722 she was returned to the court