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|

Nicholas Nicholson Appointed as Director of Development

The Russian History Museum announces that Nicholas B. A. Nicholson has joined the staff of the museum effective immediately. Nicholson will serve as the museum’s first Director of Development. “We are thrilled to have Nick join us,” said the museum’s Executive Director Michael Perekrestov. “His [...]

2021-04-27T12:55:12-04:00April 20th, 2020|Announcements|

RHM Objects with Romanov Provenance Displayed in Hillwood’s Faberge Exhibition

WASHINGTON, DC - The Russian History Museum loaned two important objects relating to Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich for the special exhibition Faberge Rediscovered at the Hillwood Museum, Estate & Gardens in Washington, DC. This is the third time the Russian History Museum partners with [...]

2021-07-16T14:03:30-04:00June 9th, 2018|Announcements, Loans, Partnerships|

Fabergé Masterpieces from RHM Displayed at Museum of Russian Art

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - Four objects produced by the firm of Fabergé from the Russian History Museum's collection are currently on view in Unknown Fabergé: New Finds and Re-Discoveries at the Museum of Russian Art in Minneapolis, MN. The most elaborate among them is a [...]

2021-07-16T11:26:08-04:00October 9th, 2016|Announcements, Loans, Partnerships|

Loans from Russian History Museum Displayed in Romanov Exhibition at Museum of Russian Art

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - The Russian History Museum loaned over 160 objects, including books, documents, and museum artifacts, to the Museum of Russian Art in Minneapolis, MN for the exhibition The Romanovs: Legacy of an Empire Lost. The exhibition is dedicated to the 400th anniversary [...]

2021-07-16T13:10:51-04:00November 16th, 2013|Announcements, Loans, Partnerships|

Museum Loans Artifacts to Pavlovsk State Museum

On April 12, 2007, the State Museum "Pavlovsk", near St. Petersburg, opened an exhibition dedicated to Princess Vera Konstantinovna Romanova, daughter of Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich Romanov (also known as the poet "K.R."), and the 100th anniversary of her birth. Representing the Russian History [...]

2021-07-16T11:25:17-04:00April 15th, 2007|Announcements, Loans, Partnerships|