PC #420: Portrait of Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna – Russia

A beautiful card from Evgeniya (Evgesha). It’s a portrait of the Grand Duchess of Imperial Russia Maria Nikolaevna during her childhood. According to the sender, this woman has made a significant contribution to the development of the Russian Empire. The portrait was painted by K. Makovsky in 1905.

Grand Duchess - Maria Nikolaevna

Evgeniya has one of the most beautiful penmanship I have ever seen!

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