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PRESS RELEASE: 04 April 2013

Northern Vision: Master Drawings from the Tchoban Foundation

Draft Design for the Palace of the Soviets (1931-33); Boris Iofan, (1891-1976).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Draft Design for the Palace of the Soviets (1931-33); Boris Iofan, (1891-1976). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Architectural Draft (undated); Hans Poelzig,  (1869-1936).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Architectural Draft (undated); Hans Poelzig, (1869-1936). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow (1838), Eduard Gaertner,  (1801-1877).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow (1838), Eduard Gaertner, (1801-1877). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Hercules of Gaul, or the Victorious French People in the image of Hercules (1800-01); Ennemond Alexandre Petitot,  (1727-1801).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Hercules of Gaul, or the Victorious French People in the image of Hercules (1800-01); Ennemond Alexandre Petitot, (1727-1801). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Sketch for the project of the Lenin Mausoleum (undated); Alexei Schusev,  (1873-1949).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Sketch for the project of the Lenin Mausoleum (undated); Alexei Schusev, (1873-1949). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Project for the Orangerie of the Peterswaldsky von Peterswald Palace, Silesia (undated); Matthäus Daniel Pöppelman,  (1662-1736).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Project for the Orangerie of the Peterswaldsky von Peterswald Palace, Silesia (undated); Matthäus Daniel Pöppelman, (1662-1736). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Proplylaea in Munich (c. 1845/46); Leo Von Klenze,  (1784-1864).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Proplylaea in Munich (c. 1845/46); Leo Von Klenze, (1784-1864). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Project for Pavilions for the Russian Agricultural Exhibition (1920s), Andrei Burov (1900-57).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Project for Pavilions for the Russian Agricultural Exhibition (1920s), Andrei Burov (1900-57). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Main Facade of St. Michael's Castle in St Petersburg; Vincenzo Brenna, (1747-1820).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Main Facade of St. Michael's Castle in St Petersburg; Vincenzo Brenna, (1747-1820). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Untitled watercolour (1797), Karl-Friedrich Schinkel, (1781-1841).  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Untitled watercolour (1797), Karl-Friedrich Schinkel, (1781-1841). Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

'Lenin's head' (2003), Sergei Tchoban.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

'Lenin's head' (2003), Sergei Tchoban. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Petersburger's Dream 1 (2005), Sergei Tchoban.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Petersburger's Dream 1 (2005), Sergei Tchoban. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

White Knights of St Petersburg (2007), Sergei Tchoban.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

White Knights of St Petersburg (2007), Sergei Tchoban. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Window still (Tableau 2/4) (2009); Sergei Tchoban.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Window still (Tableau 2/4) (2009); Sergei Tchoban. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Petersburg snow scene 2 (Tableau 3/4) (2009), Sergei Tchoban.  Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

St Petersburg snow scene 2 (Tableau 3/4) (2009), Sergei Tchoban. Copyright: Tchoban Foundation

Credit: All images should be credited "Courtesy of the Trustees of Sir John Soane's Museum" unless otherwise stated