Rare Antique 1924 Russian Royalty Signed Grand Duke Duchess Princess Document RU. This product data sheet is originally written in English.For your consideration is an exceedingly rare and historically important c. 1924 Imperial Russian Royalty autograph album page, hand-signed by Grand Duchess / Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia, and Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia. Very rare royal family grouping on a single page! Royalty autographs / signatures are manuscript in black ink. Minor water stain to lower left hand corner of paper, as pictured.
Page will be carefully removed from album. Album page measures approximately 5.5" × 6.5". Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha VA CI RRC, later Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna of Russia (25 November 1876 - 2 March 1936) was the third child and second daughter of Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and of Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia. She was a granddaughter of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and also of Emperor Alexander II of Russia. Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia Russian:??????
Kirill Vladimirovich Romanov; 12 October O. 30 September 1876 - 12 October 1938 was a son of Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia, a grandson of Emperor Alexander II and a first cousin of Nicholas II, Russia's last tsar. He was also the uncle of Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark and great-uncle of Prince Michael of Kent. Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia Russian:????????17 August 1917 - 21 April 1992 was the Head of the Imperial Family of Russia, a position which he claimed from 1938 to his death. Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia (9 May 1909 - 8 September 1967) was the second daughter of Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia and Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. She married Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, grandson of the last German Emperor Wilhelm II. "You might describe Julia Culp as a connoisseur's singer, " Michael Oliver wrote in the International Opera Collector in 2000. Her voice was not large, her compass not wide. She never sang in opera; striking dramatic gesture were not her line. What she excelled in were the singer's rather than the vocal actress's virtues: sustained legato line, remarkable breath control, subtle colour, immaculate care for words.. But'connoisseur's singer' does not mean that only connoisseurs can appreciate her; one becomes a connoisseur by listening to her. She never sang in opera; striking dramatic gesture were. Hand-signed by Imperial Royal Russian Family. This item is in the category "Collectables\Historical Memorabilia\Royalty Collectables". The seller is "galleryoff5th" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.