Nicholas and Alexandra: The Last Tsar and Tsarina

by Lund Humphries

In this publication curators of the State Museum the Hermitage in St Petersburg review the life of Nicholas and Alexandra, including their marriage, their coronation, their court and the misfortunes of TsarevichAlexei.

  • Hardcover
  • Pages: 127 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.35 out of 5
  • Published June 1st 2005 by Ben Uri Gallery & Museum
  • Original Title: Nicholas And Alexandra: The Last Tsar And Tsarina
  • ISBN: 0853319251 (ISBN13: 9780853319252)
  • Edition Language: English

In this publication curators of the State Museum the Hermitage in St Petersburg review the life of Nicholas and Alexandra, including their marriage, their coronation, their court and the misfortunes of Tsarevich Alexei. A picture is also given of political conditions in Russia during the reign of the last Romanovs. The story is illustrated with the magnificent coronation costumes and regalia designed by Faberge, personal objects relating to the family lives of Nicholas and Alexandra, and icons and religious objects demonstrating the role of Church and State during this period.