Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna was the sister of Emperor Nicholas II of Russia. In 1916 she served as a nurse at Kiev. Impressed on the bottom of the photo on the left are the photographer’s stamp and the date 1916. This was around the time of Olga’s marriage to Colonel Nikolai Kulikovski. Photo measures 4 ½ inches by 6 inches. 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. Photo comes with a letter of provenance from the Byington Collection.
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