Princesse Irina and Prince Felix Youssupov in their wedding day. He was the man who killed Rasputin and she was the niece of Nicholas II.
Queen Victoria with Prince Eddie-Duke of Clarence, Princess Alix of Hesse (later Tsarina Alexandrovna, wife of Czar Nicholas II), Princess Beatrice–Queen Victoria’s youngest daughter, German granddaughter of Queen Victoria
1913 engagement photo of Prince Felix Youssoupoff and Princess Irina Romanova
Queen Victoria with her son Albert and the Russian Czar and Czarina by Miss Mertens, via Flickr
Portrait of Empress Maria Alexandrovna, 1857, Franz Xavier Winterhalter
Wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, who had an idyllic marriage, but he died at age 42, and she dressed in mourning clothes for the rest of her life.
1903 costume ball in the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia. Princess Zenaida Nikolaevna Yusupova wears a boyarynya fancy dress in the fashion of the 17th centurу. Boyarynya is a noblewoman in medieval Russia. #Russian #history #Romanov
42 Funeral and Burial Rituals from Around the World #infographic #History #Rituals