A slightly different version of this famous photograph of the Grand Duchesses Marie, Olga and Tatiana, in mourning clothes for the Grand Duke Konstantine who died just prior to the revolution. Anastasia and Alexei were deemed to young to attend the funeral,
Grand Duchess Alexandra, daughter of Emperor Paul I and Empress Marie Feodorovna. She was especially close to her sister Elena. Married to Archduke Joseph of Austria, and sadly, died giving birth to a little girl who did not survive.
inaugurated in 1889 by Empress Maria Feodorovna who called him "our beloved dacha in miniature". In 1891, children of Alexander and Dagmar, and Georges Nicolas, engraved their name on a window to Using a diamond ring.Tsar Nicolas II signed "Nicky". Window are still in the same place.After the death of Alexander III in 1894, the Empress Maria Feodorovna not set foot in his "dacha in miniature". On the death of the Empress in 1928, his heir the Grand Duchess Olga sold the house.