“I founded therein my royal palace.” Assyrian Art from the British Museum

On 10 December 2019, the first exhibition on the art of ancient Assyria ever held in Russia opens in the Manege of the Small Hermitage at the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. ‘I founded therein my royal palace’: Assyrian Art from the British Museum is organized by the State Hermitage and the British Museum which has one of the best collections of Assyrian art anywhere in the world.