A very rare large original photo of the Imperial Family, with guests from the Imperial German Family, at Spala, the Tsar,s hunting lodge, in Poland. Prince Henry of Prussia ( younger brother of Wilhelm II, along with his wife, Princess Irene, sister of The Empress Alexandra .
H.I.M Maria Vladimirovna Romanova of Russias. Married to Prince Franz Willhelm of Prussia, who converted to the Orthodox faith, taking the name Michael Pavlovich and the title Grand Duke. They divorced in 1985, a few years after the birth of their son, George Mikhailovich. Franz Wilhelm reverted to his Prussian name and style.
Nicholas II of Russia with his siblings and his mother,1888. He ascended the throne as Tsar in 1894, the last of the Romanov dynasty. The family was executed in July, 1918 after the Bolshevik Revolution.
Nicholas and Alexandra, both on the right, with some of Nicholas' family. Front Row: Nicholas' mother, Dowager Empress Marie Alexandrovna, holding Grand Duchess Olga, and Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna, Nicholas' baby sister. Back Row: Grand Duchess Xenia, the oldest of Nicholas' 2 sisters, holding her daughter Princess Irina.