[EMPRESS ALEXANDRA FEODOROVNA]: (1872-1918) Alix of Hesse. Empress Consort of Russia 1894-1917, wife of Tsar Nicholas II. The last Tsarina of Russia, known for her notorious friendship with the Russian mystic Rasputin. Assassinated. A very attractive original 4 x 6.5 cabinet photograph, unsigned, the B. Avanzo image of Moscow, showing the Empress in a profile three quarter length pose, wearing a white dress and holding her infant daughter Grand Duchess Tatiana, wearing a christening robe. Annotated to the verso in Cyrillic, Moscow, 1897. VG £250-350 Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanov (1897-1918) Daughter of Tsar Nicholas II.