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7. Coach (detail)

Coach (detail)
Coach (detail)

England. Late 18th century

The summer coach of Empress Catherine II is decorated with delicate wood carving. According to the 19th-century inventory the coach was made in England for Count G. G. Orlov, and brought to Russia in 1975 as the Count's gift to Catherine II.

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