Monument to Peter I

Monument to Peter I Monument to Peter I in the Peter and Paul Fortress is one of the most memorable king-founder of St. Petersburg.
The idea of ​​creating such a monument sculptor Vladimir Vysotskiy- suggested he promoted the mask created yet Rastrelli. Initially, all parts of the body are proportional, but later corrected their author to be more like an icon, like deifying king. The monument was cast in bronze in 1991 and was first met with nastrozhennostyu residents of the city, but now there was a tradition to rub your fingers for good luck, and the king of attracting money.