GRAND DUCHESS XENIA -- The cottage Frogmore in Windsor Park where Xenia lived from 1926 to 1937 after scandalous story of the lost casket with jewelry of her mother, Dowager Empress Marie Feoorovna. Fragmore was given to Xenia by King George V, probably, by the personal request of Maria of Teck who received the most expensive part of Marie Feodorovna's jewelry.
GRAND DUCHESS XENIA -- Before WWII Xenia moved to London. In 1937 she moved to Hampton-Court as this house was presented to her by King Edward VIII. Sometimes Xenia managed to collect all her children here and these meetings were celebrated by her as the best holidays.
Imperial Family of Russia and Grand Ducal Family of Hesse in Friedberg,German Empire ~ Excursion to Münzenberg Castle. First table At Back : Lady-in-waiting Miss Loch; Wing-Adjutant Captain Drenteln; Princess Alice of Battenberg; Grand Duchess Eleonore of Hesse and By Rhine; Princess Emma of Solms-Lich; Grand Duke Ernst-Ludwig of Hesse and Rhine. In Front: Hofmeisterin Exc.Freiin of Grancy; General-Adjutant General Hahn; Princess Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein; Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia…
This was the bedroom Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia used during his 1909 visit of Italy.Located at Racconigi Castle,the summer palace of King Emanuele lll and Queen Elena.The Tsar's bedroom has been preserved and is now called the Tsar's Room.Located in the Chinese Apartment. "AL"