Anna Pavlovna wearing Russian court dress

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by thijs on 12 February 2006.

The sleeves of the Russian court dress worn by Anna Paulowna are unmistakable. The skirts changed shape to keep up with fashion.

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