Portrait of Queen Evdokia Fedorovna, birth. Lopukhina, the first wife of Peter I


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Evdokia Fedorovna Lopukhina (1669–1731) – daughter of the Streltsky head Fedor Lopukhin. The last Russian queen, the first wife of Peter I (1689–1698). September 23, 1698 was sent by her husband to the Suzdal-Pokrovsky Monastery and tonsured under the name Elena. Before the death of her ex -husband, she lived under strict supervision in different monasteries. Since 1725 it was contained in secret imprisonment in Shlisselburg as a state criminal. After the reign of his grandson, Emperor Peter II, was transported to Moscow, where she first lived in the Voznesensky monastery in the Kremlin, and then in Novodevichye. Olga Savenkova. Exhibition catalog in Malaga "The Romanov dynasty". 2017. With.

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