The Empress Marie Feodorovna - mother of the last Tsar.
1894 or 1895. Maria Feodorovna (1847-1928) wears a scarf-ruff that completely seals off her neck and a dress with big leg-o-mutton sleeves in this photo. Her husband, Alexander III, died in 1894 so she is in mourning.
Dowager Empress Marie, and her son Tsar Nicholas II
Tsar Nicholas II and Grand Duchess Tatiana at Livadia Palace.