1907 Alexandra Vasilyevna Balashova (1882-1919), née Countess Gendrikova by Robert Stemberg (State Hermitage Museum - St. Petersburg, Leningrad Oblast, Russia)

Her genealogical sketch is here. She is not ballerina Alexandra Balashova.

From the museum's Web site.

1907 Alexandra Vasilyevna Balashova (1882-1919), née Countess Gendrikova by Robert Stemberg (State Hermitage Museum - St. Petersburg, Leningrad Oblast, Russia) From the museum's Web site

This gorgeous dress probably has a blouson bodice hiding under the bertha.

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