An original photograph of Nicholas II, flanked by members of the military saluting him. Descending the steps in his wake are two women (faces not visible). Photo measures 6 ¾ inches by 4 ½ inches. Note: a small corner of the photo is missing. Provenance: The Byington Collection, which is acknowledged in: “Tsar: The Lost World of Nicholas & Alexandra” by Peter Kurth (p. 223); and “Olga Romanov: Russia’s Last Grand Duchess” by Patricia Phenix (p. 296), by direct descent from Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna.