1899 (?) Alexandra Feodorovna reclining pose

Grand Princess Shandroise commented in the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum on 23 July 2010 that, "It’s said that she’s pregnant with Maria in that portrait."

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by katmaxoz on 27 January 2010.

1899 (?) Alexandra Feodorovna reclining pose APFxkatmaxoz 27Jan10

Alexandra rests in a loose maternity dress with big, especially given the year could be 1899, leg-o-mutton sleeves in this portrait. The sleeves suggest she was carrying Olga or Tatiana.

Keywords:  Alexandra Feodorovna, Princess, Tsaritsa, Hesse family, Romanov family, Russian, straight coiffure, headdress, square décolletage, bertha, lace, quarter length leg-o-mutton sleeves, close skirt, floral bodice ornament, necklace, earrings, fan, maternity wear


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