WATCH: Unlocking Baron Mestmacher’s Fabergé Coffer

On April 22nd, the Russian History Museum's Executive Director Michael Perekrestov and Curator Nick Nicholson presented this inaugural livestream event. Their discussion was centered around a striking silver presentation box by the firm of Fabergé, decorated with Egyptian figures, enameled coats of [...]

2021-05-11T11:24:03-04:00April 26th, 2021|Museum Livestream|

New Program! Collecting Stories: The McFerrin Fabergé Collection

On Thursday, April 15, the Russian History Museum presented its inaugural Collecting Stories conversation.   Collecting Stories is a new program in which curator Nick Nicholson and other members of RHM staff are able to have live, in-person conversations with collectors, curators, scholars, and notable members of the Russian [...]

2021-05-06T15:15:36-04:00April 19th, 2021|Announcements|

Collecting Stories: The McFerrin Fabergé Collection

Collecting Stories: The McFerrin Fabergé Collection An exclusive online conversation The McFerrin Fabergé Collection, currently numbering over 600 pieces, is among the largest private collections of Fabergé in the world. Join us for an exclusive conversation with Dorothy McFerrin and Jennifer McFerrin-Bohner, collectors and keepers [...]

2021-04-08T16:45:29-04:00April 15th, 2021|

Online Lecture: “Beyond Faberge: Imperial Russian Jewelry”

Beyond Faberge: Imperial Russian Jewelry An online lecture by Marie Betteley Be the first to join jewelry dealer and Russian specialist Marie Betteley as she introduces her forthcoming book Beyond Fabergé, Imperial Russian Jewelry, set to be released next month. A lavishly illustrated systematic survey of [...]

2020-08-27T11:59:24-04:00September 12th, 2020|