This page represents a selection of our collection of original Antique prints of Russia. Please click on an image to see it in high-resolution, with details of the work itself. For enquiries and purchases, please do contact us.
Azerbaijan: Schamachie (Shrivan): Panorama of the city ceded by Persia to Imperial Russia in 1828.
Petropavlossk, Kamchatka: View of the settlement, named by Vitus Bering after his ships St Peter and St Paul, with the Resolution and Discovery at anchor. After John Webber, artist on the Third Voyage.
The Petroleum Oil Wells at Baku on the Caspian. The first pipeline was constructed here in 1877, the same year the Nobels’ built the first oil tanker. By this time there were over 25 pipelines and more than 250 tankers on the Caspian.
Alupka: View of the Vorontsov Palace with Mount St Peter (Aii-Petri) in the distance.
Khodinsky Park: Panoramic view of Alexander III’s Coronation Fete with five vignettes of participants and entertainments.
Siberia: Tartar Ceremony of Blessing the Horses
Yalta: View of the seafront looking towards the Foros church and the Baydar pass between Mount Chelebi and Mount Ckhu-Bair.
Panoramic view towards St Isaac’s and the equestrian statue of Peter the Great.
Rare: Panoramic view from the Black Sea of Anapa fortress and seafront
Petrovsky Theatre: Established by Prince Pyotr Urrusov, this was the precursor of the Bolshoi, one of the world’s oldest Ballet companies.
Sebastopol: Panoramic view from the northern forts towards Fort St Nicholas, Fort Alexander and Inkermann Bay.
Kremlin Palace complex: View of the palace and the Cathedrals of the Dormition, Annunciation and Archangel. After Guerard de la Barthe.
Scarce: Panorama looking over the Volkhov River towards the Great Bridge and Detinets (Novgorod Kremlin) in c1665. Engraved by Nicholas Witsen.
Neva River. Looking East between the Galleys Dock and the Vasilly Ostrov quay.
Sebastopol: Panoramic view of the harbour, town and fortifications. After H. Schmidt. With key.
Moskvoretskaya Embankment: View on the Moskva river between the Kremlin and Yauza River. Showing the Foundling home (Academies of Missile Forces and of Medicine).
Panoramic view of the Neva between the Admiralty and the Academy of Sciences.
Kaffa (Feodosia): View from the ruins of the Genoese Fortress towards the harbour.
Sebastopol: Panoramic view from the watch tower with the cathedral, Admiralty to the right, Artillery Bay on the left, and looking towards Fort Constantine and the Inkermann lighthouses.
Kiakta on the Kiakta River: Panoramic view of the trading post on the Russo-Mongolian border. After Mikhail Makhaev.
Kertch: View from Mount Mithridates looking towards the straits of Yenikale, which leads to the Sea of Azov.
Balaclava: Panoramic view of the Quays and shipping lines during the Crimean War.
Simferopol: Panoramic view from the watch tower looking towards Tchatyr Dagh mountain.
RARE Armenia: Erevan (Irivan): Bird’s eye view with key of the capital before the earthquake of 1679.
Iakoutsk: Panoramic view over the Lena River of the fort at the base of the Stolbi (granite pillars). After Mikhail Makhaev.
Bird’s Eye view from St Alexander Nevsky Monastry to the Instiutute of Mines and including the fortress. With key.
Holy Gate and part of the Environs of Moscow: Panoramic view of the Andronikov Monastary complex founded in 1357. After Guerard de la Barthe.
Ice Hills during Winter Carnival: RARE 350 examples printed with only 50 coloured by hand under the supervision of M.N. Vorobiev.
Novogorod: Panoramic view of the city from the centre of the Volkhov River. After Mikhail Makhaev.
Palace of Petrovski: Built by Catherine the Great to commemorate the end of the Russo-Turkish War in 1774, Napolean fled here whilst Moscow burned.
Kremlin: View of St Basil’s Cathedral, the monument to Prince Pozarssky and Kusma Minin, and Saviour’s Tower.
Nizhny Novgorod: Scarce panorama of the city and Oka river. After the 1647 view of Adam Olearius, secretary to the embassy of the Duke of Holstein. Engraved by Nicholas Witsen.
Panorama of the city from the terrace of the Kremlin, with decorative title and vignette of the Tzar Bell.
Eupatoria: View of of the seafront showing the Custom House, Mosque and Orthodox church.
Neva River: Central view of the Neva near to Peter and Paul Fortress. (Quai de la Cour).
Chukchi Sea in the Arctic Ocean: Hunting of Sea Horses. After John Webber artist on the Third Voyage. Dutch Edition
Alushta: View from the road to Simferopol of the town and Valley of the Ghosts with the Demerdzhi Mountain.
Panoramic view: Moscow from the banks of the Moskva River near Convent of Spas Na Novoi. After Guerard de la Barche.
Neva River: Panoramic view of the river between the Winter Palace, and the Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Ice Hills during the Carnival: View outside the Kremlin walls of the popular ice hills for carnival or Maslinitsa. After Guerard de la Barthe.
Entrance into Moscow from Volodemer: View of the relatively new gate at the eastern entrance from Vladimer. After Guerard de la Barthe.