Snow Covered Steps with Balustrade in Colonnade
The Colonnade is the latest monumental construction on the territory of Arkhangelskoye Estate constructed in 1909-1916. On the picture is shown the stone steps with balustrade covered with snow in winter holidays in center of the architectural ensemble of the Colonnade. The steps lead a visitor of Arkhangelskoye to the church of St. Nicholas combined with burial vault of princes Yusupovs. The unfinished church and mausoleum for the Yusupov family were never used because of Soviet revolution happened soon and Arkhangelskoye Estate were nationalized by Bolsheviks.
Photo #513 taken on January 11, 2015 in Arkhangelskoye Estate and Museum
About Me in Short
My name's Arthur Lookyanov, I'm a private tour guide, personal driver and photographer in Moscow, Russia. I work in my business and run my website Moscow-Driver.com from 2002. Read more about me and my services, check out testimonials of my former business and travel clients from all over the World, hit me up on Twitter or other social websites. I hope that you will like my photos as well.
See you in Moscow!