THE FAYRE

"Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air" Ralph Waldo Emerson
frozenempire:

Miniature folding polyptych with portraits of the children of Alexander III and Maria Fyodorovna, with the year of their respective births. From left to right: Nicholas, the future Tsar Nicholas II, George, Xenia, Mikhail and Olga.
Made in the workshop of Faberge, by master Michael Perkhin. Made from gold and enamel. Rocaille ornament including motifs of flowers and leaves, differs from flap på flap.

frozenempire:

Miniature folding polyptych with portraits of the children of Alexander III and Maria Fyodorovna, with the year of their respective births. From left to right: Nicholas, the future Tsar Nicholas II, George, Xenia, Mikhail and Olga.

Made in the workshop of Faberge, by master Michael Perkhin. Made from gold and enamel. Rocaille ornament including motifs of flowers and leaves, differs from flap på flap.

(via royaland)

teatimeatwinterpalace:

Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse and Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught and Strathearn with John Brown at Balmoral 1858.

teatimeatwinterpalace:

Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse and Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught and Strathearn with John Brown at Balmoral 1858.

(via thefirstwaltz)