Royalty and imperial

Serving as a representation of nobility, royalty, and legacy for thousands of years, the symbol of the crown is not a new one in tattooing and has adorned the sleeves, chest, and back pieces of…

Serving as a representation of nobility, royalty, and legacy for thousands of years, the symbol of the crown is not a new one in tattooing and has adorned the sleeves, chest, and back pieces of…

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Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. Late 19th to early 20th centuries. Velvet, satin and gilded metal thread. State Hermitage Museum (links: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263422/?lng=en, http://www.hermitageline.ru/ru/blog/view/bal). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE, HI-RES IMAGES.

Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. Late 19th to early 20th centuries. Velvet, satin and gilded metal thread. State Hermitage Museum (links: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263422/?lng=en, http://www.hermitageline.ru/ru/blog/view/bal). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE, HI-RES IMAGES.

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Detail of Tuxen's painting of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna.

Detail of Tuxen's painting of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna.

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IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~  1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution.  Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .

IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~ 1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution. Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .

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Woah....In this Cecil Beaton portrait of Queen Elizabeth II set in the throne room at Buckingham Palace, London, after her coronation in June 1953, the Queen wears the Imperial State Crown and holds the Orb and Septre

Woah....In this Cecil Beaton portrait of Queen Elizabeth II set in the throne room at Buckingham Palace, London, after her coronation in June 1953, the Queen wears the Imperial State Crown and holds the Orb and Septre

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This crown was created in 1856 by Russian Court Jewelers & made from silver & diamonds for Alexander II's wife, Maria Alexandrovna, who later presented it to her beloved daughter-in-law Dagmar-Minnie-Marie Feodorovna.

This crown was created in 1856 by Russian Court Jewelers & made from silver & diamonds for Alexander II's wife, Maria Alexandrovna, who later presented it to her beloved daughter-in-law Dagmar-Minnie-Marie Feodorovna.

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german monarch family tree~ Would you like to know your family tree? "House of History, LLC." (not that there's any German monarchs in my tree - but thought this pin interesting nonetheless! -PD)

german monarch family tree~ Would you like to know your family tree? "House of History, LLC." (not that there's any German monarchs in my tree - but thought this pin interesting nonetheless! -PD)

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Olga Nikolaevna, Tatiana Nikolaevna, Maria Nikolaevna, and Anastasia Nikolaevna
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"Royalty" by phungvulienphuong on DeviantArt http://phungvulienphuong.deviantart.com/art/Royalty-279884839 Created with Photoshop CS2 and a wacom tablet.

"Royalty" by phungvulienphuong on DeviantArt http://phungvulienphuong.deviantart.com/art/Royalty-279884839 Created with Photoshop CS2 and a wacom tablet.

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