Catherine II (1729-1796) also known as Catherine the Great, born Princess Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbst, was Empress of Russia from 1762 until 1796, the country’s longest-ruling female leader



Engraved by R. Woodman after the original by Rosselin, for ‘Knight’s Gallery of Portraits’ edited by Charles Knight, London 1836.

Steel engraving
Digital image size 2579 x 3018 px
21.8 cm x 25.6 cm (300 dpi)