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The Fabergé Eggs

The Fabergé Eggs

The Fabergé eggs were 50 jeweled “Easter eggs” created for the Russian tsars by famed jeweler Peter Carl Fabergé between 1885 and 1917. Tsar Alexander III commissioned the first egg as an Easter surprise for his wife, Maria Fedorovna. The tsarina was so delighted with the gift that Alexander established Fabergé as the Imperial Goldsmith and requested an egg each year thereafter, stipulating only that it contain a surprise. Nicholas II continued the tradition. Where are the eggs today? More… Discuss

Make Music Part of Your Life Series: Debussy, Danses sacrée et profane

Ensemble Instrumental de Corse,
Marielle Nordmann,
Danses sacrée et profane de Claude Debussy.
Enregistré le 22 juin 2007 au Palais des Congrès d’Ajaccio


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