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Countess Sophie de Torby with her eldest daugh…

Countess Sophie de Torby with her eldest daughter Countess Anastasia de Torby. Sophie was the morganatic wife of Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich of Russia.

antique-royals:Queen Sophie of the Hellenes

antique-royals:

Queen Sophie of the Hellenes

imperial-russia:Grand Duchess Elizaveta Fyodorovna of Russia

imperial-russia:

Grand Duchess Elizaveta Fyodorovna of Russia

imperial-russia: Countess Sophie Nikolaevna Torby, morganatic…

imperial-russia:

Countess Sophie Nikolaevna Torby, morganatic wife of Grand Duke Mikhail Mikhailovich

lesyoussoupoff: “In this long-ago day Felix gave me a bouquet of…

lesyoussoupoff:

“In this long-ago day Felix gave me a bouquet of lilies of the valley, and every year on this day and hour my dear bouquet appears, reminding me of the best day of my life. ”  From the diary of Princess Zenaida Youssoupoff on the anniversary of her engagement, January 16, 1919.

imperial-russia:Grand Duke Mikhail Mikhailovich and his stunning…

imperial-russia:

Grand Duke Mikhail Mikhailovich and his stunning morganatic wife Countess Sophie Torby. Even though they were forced to live in English exile, the couple enjoyed a respectable position among the high society.

Very regal Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia….

Very regal Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia. 1907.

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teatimeatwinterpalace: Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna.

teatimeatwinterpalace:

Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna.