Quarenghi

A pretty room with delicate ceiling stucco decorations using gentle grey and blue hues, this is a particularly romantic room. The en suite bathroom has under floor heating as well as Poggi Ginori porcelain and bidet

*Giacomo Quarenghi 1744—1817

The foremost and most prolific practitioner of Palladian architecture in Imperial Russia, particularly in Saint Petersburg.

Works in St Petersburg:

The Yusupov house on Sadovaya Street;

The Academy of Sciences on the University Embankment;

The Hermitage Theatre;

The Alexander Palace in the Alexander Park of Tsarskoye Selo;

The Smolny Institute for Noble Maidens.