October Conservation Challenge: Tsarevich Alexis’s “History of the Finland Life-Guards Regiment”

This month, we are pleased to bring you our second Conservation Challenge — a book presented to the Heir-Tsesarevich Alexei Nikolaevich of Russia in his capacity as Honorary Chief of the Finland Life-Guards Regiment of His Majesty. Help Restore This Artifact [...]

2020-10-21T13:49:32-04:00October 21st, 2020|Conservation|

Success of the September Conservation Challenge: Grand Duchess Maria’s Book

We thank everyone who participated in our first-ever Conservation Challenge last month.  We were humbled by the generosity of our many donors who helped us meet and exceed our goal by over 40% with more than $1,400.00 donated! Our thanks go to our valued [...]

2020-10-21T15:35:50-04:00October 2nd, 2020|Conservation|

Conservation of a Rare Painting by Constantin Westchiloff

The Russian History Museum is proud to announce the completion of the conservation treatment of a work in its collection, “Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane,” by the Russian-American artist Constantin Alexandrovich Westchiloff (b. St. Petersburg 1878 – d. New York 1945). Westchiloff studied [...]

2020-07-31T22:53:05-04:00May 20th, 2020|Announcements, Conservation|