Portrait of Grigory Potemkin

Alexandre Tardieu (engraver)before 1800

Polish History Museum

Polish History Museum
Warszawa, Poland

Grigory Potemkin was a powerful favorite of the empress Catherine II and had his own vision of Russian policy towards the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, which involved his own personal interest as apparently he even considered at one point to become the king of Poland.


  • Title: Portrait of Grigory Potemkin
  • Creator: Alexandre Tardieu (engraver)
  • Date Created: before 1800
  • Location Created: Unkown
  • Original Source: POLONA
  • Copyright: Public domain
  • Collection: National Library of Poland

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