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She was born Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia in June 1882 amid the stolid grandiosities of the palace of Gatchina, and 78 years later she died as Mrs. Nicholas Kulikovsky,...

Tsarevna Maria

She was born Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia in June 1882 amid the stolid grandiosities of the palace of Gatchina, and 78 years later she died as Mrs. Nicholas Kulikovsky,...

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia with her youngest daughter,the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova of Russia in the Mauve Boudoir at the Alexander Palace,Tsarskoe Selo. "AL"

Imperial Romanov Dynasty

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia with her youngest daughter,the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova of Russia in the Mauve Boudoir at the Alexander Palace,Tsarskoe Selo. "AL"

RUSSIAN IMPERIAL HISTORY (AND OTHER THINGS) - “His Highness Prince Feodor Alexandrovich of...

“His Highness Prince Feodor Alexandrovich of...

Grand Duchess Vera Konstantinovna, Duchess of Wuerttemberg

Grand Duchess Vera Konstantinovna, Duchess of Wuerttemberg

Imperial Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Georgievna, nee Princess of Greece ““I sincerely think that if monarchs apeared more often in their crowns, there would be fewer republics!” ”

Interior of the Cathedral of the Dormition in the Kremlin, at the time of coronation of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, 1883

The Imperial Court

Interior of the Cathedral of the Dormition in the Kremlin, at the time of coronation of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, 1883

The empty dias inside the Cathedral of the Domition awaiting the placement of the three thrones for Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia’s Coronation in 1896.

Imperial Romanov Dynasty

The empty dias inside the Cathedral of the Domition awaiting the placement of the three thrones for Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia’s Coronation in 1896.

Imperial Russia

Once upon a time there was a vast Empire stretching from the beaches of the Crimea to the deep Siberian forests. Its capital never knew the darkness of the night in summer, its countryside flourished with myths and folk legends.... It was a country of great men and of small, a land where beauty and...

Duchess Helene of Mecklenburg (Princess of Saxe-Altenburg) in 1886

Duchess Helene of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1857-1936), by marriage Princess of Saxe-Altenburg, Duchess of Saxony, wearing the Grand Cross of the Order of St Catherine.

Paul Brewer on Instagram: “A remarkable still from one of the earliest films shot in Russia. It shows Tsar Nicholas II at his coronation in Moscow in May 1896. The…”

236 Likes, 3 Comments - Paul Brewer (@paulbr12) on Instagram: “A remarkable still from one of the earliest films shot in Russia. It shows Tsar Nicholas II at his…”

Maria Feodorovna with her  children Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna and Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich 1898.

Uneasy lies the Head that Wears a Crown: Photo

Maria Feodorovna with her children Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna and Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich 1898.

coronation of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, 1883

The Imperial Court

coronation of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, 1883

Orest Kiprensky: “Portrait of Sergei Semyonovich Uvarov”, 1815/16, oil on canvas, Dimensions: 117.3 x 90.8, Current location: State Tretyakov Gallery; Moscow, Russia.

Orest Kiprensky: “Portrait of Sergei Semyonovich Uvarov”, 1815/16, oil on canvas, Dimensions: 117.3 x 90.8, Current location: State Tretyakov Gallery; Moscow, Russia.

Maria Feodorovna was Empress consort of Russia as the second wife of Tsar Paul I. Born Duchess Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg, she was a daughter of Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg and his wife, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt.

Maria Feodorovna was Empress consort of Russia as the second wife of Tsar Paul I. Born Duchess Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg, she was a daughter of Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg and his wife, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt.