Dictionary Catalog of the Rare Book Division of the New York Public Library, 21 vols. (Boston: G. K. Hall, 1971), plus supplementary vol. (1973).
Decorations of Honor
Includes the Russian orders of St. Stanislaus (3), St. Vladimir, Ste. Anne, and the White Eagle.
Fiodor Grigor'yevich Solntzev (1801-1892)
326 water-color illustrations for the book Odezhdy Russkago gosudarstva [St. Petersburg?], 1869, which bears the bookplate of Nicholas II. These original drawings show folk costumes, military and ecclesiastical costumes, apparel of the nobles and tsars, etc., ca. 1820–79. Signed, with manuscript captions. "List of drawings" and "Names of governments, cities and villages to which these drawings relate," 2 11., in Russian manuscript, laid in. (Call no. *KW)
[Original water color paintings of Russia, n.p., 1848–56]. 30 mounted colored plates, 29 with manuscript Russian titles, signed by the artist, 23 dated in manuscript. (Call no. *KW)
Po ukazu Ego Velichestva Gosudaria Imperatora i Samoderzhtsa Vserossiĭskago ... Gosudarstvennaia Admiraliteĭstv-Kollegiia... daet Vetru seĭ patent ... (1803). 3 items. Photostat reproduction (positive and negative) of the original in the collection of Mrs. W.F. Clarke, Scarsdale, N.Y. Includes also: Ukaz (1 p.) given to Kapitan-Kommandor Pavel Zhones on Feb. 15, 1766 (?).