Prince Vladimir Paley in 1913.
This necklace is believed to have been made of emeralds belonging to Catherine the Great, empress of Russia, was given to the second Earl of Buckinghamshire who was the British ambassador to her court. The two were rumored to have had a love affair (the earrings were made from different stones).
Princess Sofia Ivanovna Orbeliani. 1903.
The Cathedral of the Annunciation, Moscow, Russia
Alexei being a total cutie, with Deverenko in the background