Lot of four items from archive of A.A. and M.D. Lodyzhensky:
1. Typed letter with autograph of the empress Maria Feodorovna, addressed to M.D. Lodyzhenskaya with signature "Марiя".
Denmark, Copenhagen, 22.?.1922.
1 sheet, size: 13.8 x 21 cm.
Paper, stamp, ink. In Russian. With a thank-you for congratulations.
Staining, trace of vertical folding in the middle.
2. Blank of a telegram, addressed to M.D. Lodyzhenskaya, from Duke Sergei Aelxandrovich Dolgorukov.
1 sheet, size: 17 x 20.5 cm.
Paper, ink. In Russian. With thank-you for congratulations.
Traces of vertical and horizontal folds in the middle, staining.
3. Letter from countess Zinaida Georgievna Mengden, addressed to M.D. Lodyzhenskaya.
15th of November
1 sheet, size: 17.5 x 14 cm.
Paper, ink. In French. With thank-you from the empress.
4. Letter from countess Z.G. Mengden, addressed to M.D. Lodyzhenskaya.
14th of November 1927.
1 page, size: 17.5 x 14 cm.
Paper, ink. In Russian. With thank-you from the empress.
Mengden, Zinaida Georgievna (1878-1950) - countess, court lady, from 1912 a lady-in-waiting of empress Maria Fedorovna.
Empress Maria Feodorovna Romanova (1847-1928) was the Danish princess Marie Sophie Frederikke Dagmar, who in 1866 became the spouse of the future Emperor Alexander III. From 1880 to 1917, Maria Feodorovna was in charge of the Russian Red Cross.