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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #15 on: May 06, 2010, 01:39:22 PM »
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #16 on: May 09, 2010, 04:48:02 AM »
Can't decide if it is a portrait based on the famous photo, or the photo its self just colored...




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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #17 on: May 12, 2010, 02:47:42 PM »
It looks to me like a colored photo
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #18 on: May 12, 2010, 02:50:37 PM »
its not. Its a color printed picture.

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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #19 on: May 12, 2010, 04:13:01 PM »
Thanks for the portraits!!

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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #20 on: May 14, 2010, 02:15:08 PM »
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #21 on: May 17, 2010, 03:27:28 PM »
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #22 on: May 19, 2010, 07:30:04 PM »
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #23 on: May 20, 2010, 01:40:13 PM »
can anyone post or post a link for a photo of alix that i can't seem to find, its when shes about 17 i think, but i could be out, shes seated in a dark dress with irene and henry, and possibly a baby waldemer?

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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #24 on: June 01, 2010, 01:32:10 PM »
I couldn't seem to find a thread with this topic, and as this is not a photo....

 http://i45.tinypic.com/j6svvd.jpg

Alexandra minature portrait painted by Hedda M Stoffregen dated 1899
H. 11.3cm x 8.3cm
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Cute Alexandra

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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #25 on: June 01, 2010, 01:40:05 PM »
same, but in color(imho, one of the loveliest...)
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #26 on: June 01, 2010, 01:44:00 PM »
I have fuller one of that one. Sorry for this short post, I hope I will find it.
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #27 on: June 01, 2010, 01:44:22 PM »
those were inspired in the photoshoot where Alexandra is reading a book, right?

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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
« Reply #28 on: June 01, 2010, 02:48:55 PM »
Was it painted for a special situation?
Yes, it reminds me those photo session of Alix reading, I wonder if the artist based on them
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Re: Empress Alexandra - paintings and portraits
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