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Gods and Foolish Grandeur: Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna, by Pyotr Neradovsky, 1905 Queen Victoria, Portrait, Maria Feodorovna, Familia Romanov, Tsar Nicholas Ii, Romanov Dynasty, Duchess, Tsar Nicholas, House Of Romanov

The last Tsar's younger sister at home, looking very elegant and retiring; she was neither. Rather, she was kind, very down to earth, and a talented artist herself - the sale of her watercolors would later help sustain her immediate family in exile. Four years before this portrait was painted, she'd been pushed/stumbled into a marriage which was the great mistake of her life. (It was a marriage that would also remain unconsummated; her husband, Duke Peter of Oldenburg, was almost certainly…

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The Romanov Dynasty on Instagram: "An unexpected photograph of Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna, the last surviving Grand Duchess of Russia and younger sister of His Imperial Majesty, Nicholas II, c.1903. Here, away from the splendor and gilded walls of Gatchina, Anitchikov or Tsarskoye Selo, she is pointing a gun someone – or somewhere, we hope! Courtesy: @sledstvie"

The Romanov Dynasty on Instagram: "An unexpected photograph of Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna, the last surviving Grand Duchess of Russia and younger sister of His Imperial Majesty, Nicholas II, c.1903. Here, away from the splendor and gilded walls of Gatchina, Anitchikov or Tsarskoye Selo, she is pointing a gun someone – or somewhere, we hope! Courtesy: @sledstvie"

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