ca. 1885 Alexandra and her daughters

From left to right, Princess (Royal) Louise, Princess of Wales Alexandra, Princess Victoria (Toria), and Princess Maud (later Queen of Norway).

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by kmerov on 22 August 2010

ca. 1885 Alexandra and her daughters, APFxkmerov 22Aug10

Princesses Louise and Alexandra demonstrate what tightlacing could do for the figure. The girls all wear cuirasse bodices and pleated skirts.

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