LOST ROMANOV ICON RETURNED TO TSARSKOYE SELO

Royal Russia - March 2016 An icon belonging to Emperor Alexander III’s brother, Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich (1850-1908), was returned to Tsarskoye Selo on 25 March 2016. Preserved in the Museum’s collection until World War II, the Icon of the Mother of God Quick to Hearken has been donated to the museum by Ms Gabriele Demming from Germany. She ...

GRAND DUCHESS OLGA NIKOLAEVNA’S PERSONAL PHOTO ALBUM DIGITALIZED

Royal Russia - March 2016 The Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library in St. Pethttp://www.pravoslavie.ru/english/91692.htmersburg has enriched its electronic holdings with unique photographs of Emperor Nicholas’ II family. The library makes available an electronic edition of the personal photo album of Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna, the eldest daughter of Emperor Nicholas II. The leather-bound album depicts the monogram of the ...