The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall attend the annual Commonwealth Observance in Westminster Abbey, 10.03.2014
Maligned or adored, but never forgotten.
Marie Antoinette, Queen of France
Yolande de Polastron, Duchesse de Polignac
Elisabeth de France, ‘Madame’ Elisabeth
Jeanne Bécu, Comtesse du Barry
Marie Thérèse de France, Duchesse d’Angoulême
Marie Thérèse de Savoie-Carignan, Princesse de Lamballe
Princess Isabella of Denmark being adorable at her cousin Prince Henrik’s christening on 26 July 2009. Adorable actions include sharing her toys with her great-aunt, Queen Anne-Marie of Greece.
A russian portrait miniature of Grand duchesses Olga, Tatiana and Maria in a wood frame, circa 1900
Oh how lovely! I have this as a sketch but never seen it in colour!
Yesterday Queen received at the Royal Palace a delegation of children from Karrewiet for the ‘Gala van de Gouden K’s
Georg Friedrich of Prussia, head of the House of Hohenzollern by Paul Schirnhofer
Happy 50th birthday to Prince Edward! (b. 10/03/1964)
Two lovely, simple drawings of Princess Alix of Hesse as a bride, in a letter from her elder sister Grand Duchess Elizaveta Fyodorovna to Queen Victoria, who could not attend the marriage ceremony.
Scanned from “Alexandra: Tragik und Ende der letzten Zarin" by Elisabeth Herresch.
Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret attending a fancy dress party in 1935.