1889 Mavra signed card

According to kmerov the card is dated Pavlovsk 1889 and captioned "Your most loving Lieschen."

Posted on the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by kmerov on 7 November 2009; detail-emhanced by gogm.

Mavra wears an 1889 day dress with a long draped tablier, not fully visible, a bustle and mildly puffed sleeves in this photo. The edge of her cuirasse bodice, barely visible, is decorated with what appears to be embroidery.

Keywords:  1889, Elizaveta Mavrikievna, Princess, Grand Princess, Wettin family, Romanov family, Russian, straight coiffure, chemisette, high enclosing neckline, collar, jacket, long close sleeves, cuffs, buttons, lapels, cuirasse bodice, bustle, tablier, drapery, bracelets


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