regalmajesty:

Queen Alexandra

Prince Albert.

europeanmonarchies:

Empress Isabel of Portugal, 1548

King Leopold I of Belgium.

perflectly-imperfectly:

Portraits of Marie Antoinette.

romanovillage:

Portrait of Peter the Great by Godfrey Kneller, 1698. This portrait was Peter’s gift to the King of England. In numerous successful wars, Peter expanded the Tsardom into a huge empire that became a major European power. According to historian James Cracraft, he led a cultural revolution that replaced the traditionalist and medieval social and political system with a modern, scientific, Europe-oriented, and rationalist system.

moika-palace:

Portrait of Tsar Nicholas II, Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna and Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna by Dmitri Belyukin, 1993.

papillondemai:

Franz Xaver Winterhalter :

Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa, the eldest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

titam:

Portrait de la tsarine Maria Féodorovna, Née princesse Sophie-Dorothée de Wurtemberg-Montbéliard (1759-1828) par Giovanni Battista I Lampi (1751-1830)

perflectly-imperfectly:

Marie Antoinette, 1783 by Elisabeth Vigge-Lebrun.

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