Askold's grave [Izomaterial] = Tombe d'Ascolde: a species photo. - Kiiv, [the beginning. XX century.]. - Phototype; 19.5x28; 13,9x19,5. - (Views of Kiev). - From the photograph of Gudshaon and Gubchev. - The image is horizontal. - General view of Askold's grave with St. Nicholas Church in the center and adjacent cemetery in the foreground
1. Church of St. Nicholas on Askold's grave (Kyiv, city, Ukraine) - Photographs. 2. Territory of Russia (collection). 3. Cemeteries - Kiev, city (Ukraine) - Photographs. 4. Architectural photographs.
1. city. 2. phototype. 3. The monument. 4. The church. 5. necropolis
The legendary name of the area is associated with the legend of the murder in this place in 882 of the Kiev princes Askold and Dera Novgorod Prince Oleg. The stone church-rotunda of St. Nicholas on Askold's grave was built in 1809-1810. on the project of architect A. Melensky on the site of a wooden church. Since the end of the XVIII century. on a significant territory adjacent to the church, was one of the most famous aristocratic necropolises in Kiev. Today, after reconstruction, the church again acquired a form close to the original. Now acting.
Source of electronic copy: National Parliamentary Library of Ukraine Location of original material: National Parliamentary Library of Ukraine