Сочетание цветов и вышивка! The last Empress of Russia, Tsarina Alexandra Fyodorovna Romanova, nee Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine consort of Nicholas II., seen here in full court dress, year Photo by Tashusik.
Tsar Nicholas II's sister, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna Apr 1875 – 20 Apr of Russia at the Winter Palace Ball of After the fall of the monarchy in February 1917 she fled Russia, eventually settling in the United Kingdom.
Duchess Elizabeth N. Obolensky clothes off in the century (my note: appears tobe colorized portrait from 1903 Romanov ball. Nice though: pose minimizes the BelleEpoch fit, makes it look more accurate. Letnik over rubakha, ozherlya, ubrus, kokoshnik.
The brother of Tsar Nicholas II, Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich Romanov Michael was the first of the Romanovs to be executed by the Bolsheviks. i guess he was just too over the top for starving people.
Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna's masquerade costume (17th century Ceremonial Dress of a Russian Tsarina), worn in 1903 for the Court Ball celebrating the Romanov Dynasty's Anniversary. State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. Crown: Silk, brocade, morocco, imitation pearls. Dress: brocade, satin, taffeta, canvas, leather; metallic thread embroidery; artificial pearl decoration. Shoes: Brocade, leather, glass. Photos via the State Hermitage Museum, Vita_colorata on Live Journal, and The Epoch…