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Napoleon Bonaparte meeting with Alexander I at Tilsit, Russia, 25 June 1807 (The Art Archive / Musée Carnavalet Paris / Gianni Dagli Orti)

31 March

On March 31, 1814, Tsar Alexander I of Russia at the head of the Coalition Army triumphantly marched into Paris, forcing Napoleon to abdicate a few days later.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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