Imperial Russia

Opening the gates of a world, that had faded into oblivion. It now lives only in books and a memory of empty palace halls...


The splendid court dresses of two eldest daughters of the last Tsar, Grand Duchesses Olga and Tatiana of Russia, in 1913

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Tsar Nicholas II featured in Cholatat Poulain's old trade cards.

Nichols II of the House of Romanov-Holstein-Gottorp, born the 18 May 1868, ascended the Throne at the death of his father Alexander III, the 1 November 1894. From his marriage with the Princess Alix of Hsse (1894) who took on this occasion the name of Alexandra Feodorovna, he has had four children: the Grand Duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia. 

Anonymous asked: do you or your followers know any good nicky/alix or other romanov fanfictions?

I myself cannot say I do. I am not fond of fanfictions involving real characters. I am even apprehensive of novels about people I truly am interested in. But perhaps my followers can help you.

Alexander Nikolaevich, future Alexander II
Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna with her first-born, Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna