Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna: A hand-painted Easter egg decoration. The wood egg painted with a path through a flowering garden leading to a large leafy tree, with a small greenhouse visible in the background at left, the top pierced and held on a gilt metal ribbon. 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (11.4 x 8.3 cm).
Princess Xenia Andreevna Romanoff (1919-2000)
A member of the Imperial family
Grand Duchess Xenia (or Ksenia, 1875-1960) Alexandrovna frequently painted Easter and New Year’s gifts and postcards for her family members. She was particularly close to her granddaughter and namesake Princess Xenia Andreevna Romanoff (1919-2000), to whom this was gifted.
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