Princess Margaret

Princess Margaret
Calling card with the monogram of the Princess.

Princess Margaret Pic

British Noble

Princess Margaret was the youngest daughter of King George VI, and the sister of the current Queen of the United Kingdom, Elizabeth II. She married the photographer Lord Snowdon, Antony Armstrong-Jones.


Leonilla Bariatinskaya

The Princess’s calling card



Russian Aristocrat

Bariatinskaya was born into Russian nobility. At 18 she married one of the Tsar’s aides-de-camp and became Princess of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn. During the 1840s she was painted by Franz Xaver Winterhalter, with one of these portraits now in the J. Paul Getty Museum.

Prince Alfons of Bavaria

Alfons von Bayern
Calling card of Prince and Princess Alfons of Bavaria. The black border means that the couple were in mourning.

Alfons von Bayern Pic

ALFONS OF BAVARIA (1862 – 1933)

German Royalty

Alfons was a member of the Royal House of Wittelsbach. His Grandfather was King of Bavaria. He reached the rank of General of Cavalry in the army. His wife, Louise D’Orleans was also born into a royal family, the French House of Orleans.