La salle de bal de Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Russie. 1752-1756 La piece est ornée de sculptures, miroirs et statuettes. L'ornementation est tres riche, caracteristique du baroque. La salle impressionne les invités, cest une facon de montrer sa richesse.
Tsar Paul I Petrovich Romanov (Pavel Petrovich Romanov) (1 Oct 1754-23 Mar 1801) Russia was murdered in his bedroom in St Michael's Castle, St. Petersburg, Russia by a band of dismissed officers. They tried to make him to sign his abdication but Paul I resisted & 1 of the assassins struck him with a sword before he was strangled & trampled to death. He was succeeded by his son, the 23-year-old Alexander Pavlovich Romanov (23 Dec 1777-1 Dec 1825) Russia.