Portrait of the Empress Elizabeth Petrovna Detail The second daughter of Peter the Great and Catherine I Elizabeth of Russia became empress in when she overthrew the infant Ivan VI Her reign saw Russia become involved in the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years War At home she commissioned large architectural projects in St Petersburg many of them designed by her favourite architect Bartolomeo Rastrelli Found in the collection of The Hermitage St Petersburg
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This genre of art involves a realistic depiction of living as well as inanimate objects. Artists like Jean Michel Basquiat, Norman Rockwell, and Banksy are renowned for giving a platform to cultural commentary and human experiences through their art.