Frederick the Great leading his troops into battle at Zorndorf, Seven Years War

Prussian King Frederick the Great leading his owntroops into battle at Zorndorf, Seven Years War

Frederick the Great

Frederick the Great ruled Prussia during the mid century. He triumphed in the 7 Years War and consolidated much of Eastern Europe.

Frederick the Great after the Battle of Kolin: picture by Julius Schrader

Picture: Julius Schrader - Friedrich II after the battle of Kolin.

Frederick II was King in Prussia of the Hohenzollern dynasty. He is best known for his brilliance in military campaigning and organization of Prussian armies. He became known as Frederick the Great and was nicknamed Der Alte Fritz. Wikipedia

Frederick the Great Anton Graff Swiss) Canvas Art - Anton Graff x

Carl von Röchling, (b,1865)- Frederick the Great in his office at Sanssouc, 1890

Carl von Röchling, Frederick the Great in his office at Sanssouc, 1890

Frederick the Great compliments General von Seydlitz at the battle of Zorndorf

Frederick the Great compliments General von Seydlitz after the Battle of Zorndorf August 1758

An 18th snuff box given as a gift by Frederick the Great to his brother.

Oval green snuffbox once owned by Frederick the Great of Prussia, about Museum no. Oval green snuffbox once owned by Frederick the Great of Prussia Probably Jean Guillaume George Kruger Germany About 1755 Chrysoprase, gold, diamonds, hardstone and foil

frederick the great | Frederick the Great (1712-1786) in his study. Illustration from House ...

SOLDIERS- Röhling: Frederick the Great in his study. Illustration from House of Hohenzollern in Pictures and Words by Carl Rohling and Richard Sternfeld. Published by Martin Oldenbourg in Berlin, c

Frederick II, the Great (January 24, 1712-August 17, 1786): King of Prussia.    During his 40-year reign, Frederick II vastly increased Prussia’s wealth, doubled its size, recast it into a hub of culture and learning, and made it a great military power.

" A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in." said Frederick The Great. Shown here wearing a Tricorn hat in a painting by Dudde. Frederick the Great was instrumental in introducing many of today's hottest looks.

Prussian grenadiers being inspected by Frederick the Great during the Seven Years War.

Prussian grenadiers being inspected by Frederick the Great during the Seven Years War, (artist unknown).

You won’t see this in the Monuments Men movie - Two finely wrought swords of Frederick the Great. (National Archives, 239-PA-4-127-1)

Two finely wrought swords of Frederick the Great. from the Hohenzollern Museum in Berlin, used at the 1701 coronation of King Frederick I and Queen Sophie. Found hidden in the Bernterode Mine Germany after WWII.

SOLDIERS- Röhling: Frederick the Great (1712-1786) in conversation with the French philosopher, Voltaire (1694-1778). Illustration from House of Hohenzollern in Pictures and Words by Carl Rohling and Richard Sternfeld. Published by Martin Oldenbourg in Berlin, c 1900.

SOLDIERS- Röhling: Frederick the Great in conversation with the French philosopher, Voltaire Illustration from House of Hohenzollern in Pictures and Words by Carl Rohling and Richard Sternfeld. Published by Martin Oldenbourg in Berlin, c

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