Whitestone gates in Neo-Russian style

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Fatta il 03/11/2010
Feodorovsky Settlement is an architectural ensemble of the town of Pushkin (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsarskoe_Selo ), to the north-west from the Alexandrovsky Park. It was constructed in the Neo-Russian style on the initiative of Emperor Nicholas II and encompasses the Court Cathedral of Our Lady Fedorovskaya, the Whitestone (for the priests of the cathedral), the Pink (for deacons), the Yellow (for prichetniks (religious officials below the rank of a deacon)) and the White (for lowest religious officials) chambers, the Refectory (1913-1917, architect Stepan Samoilovich Krichinsky (http://www.encspb.ru/en/article.php?kod=2804007704 )), the Ratnaya (military) chamber (1913-1917, architect Semyon Yulianovich Sidorchuk) and the Church of Our Lady Fedorovskaya His Imperial Majesty’s Own Escort (essentially it was a Domestic Chapel of the Imperial Family). The architecture of the ensemble features motifs of the 17th century Moscow-Yaroslavl architecture.
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