Princess Dorothy Loewenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg, getting married, wearing a lovely pearl and diamond tiara. Designed as a series of five diamond and pearl sprays, with smaller spacers. Other than that, I can't find out much about this lady.
"Because she had waited so long and prayed so hard for her son, the revelation that Alexis suffered from hemophilia struck Alexandra with savage force. From that moment, she lived in the particular sunless world reserved for the mothers of hemophiliacs."
The wedding of Manfredi & Princess Maria Theodora Lowenstein Vintage print. T
The wedding of Manfredi Della Gherardesca to Princess Maria-Theodora Lowenstein, wearing a pearl tiara, at London’s Brompton Oratory. 26/9/1998. Picture: Antony Jones/UK Press Boomerang
Ugolino and His Sons - Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) - Date: 1865–67 - Medium: Saint-Béat marble.
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Ugolino and His Sons, 1860, bronze. The Musée d'Orsay…
Batthyány Lajosne Zichy Antónia
Henriette Zichy as Hungarian Queen Marie Theresie in 1928
Count Ugolino della Gherardesca was an Italian politician, nobleman and naval commander accused of treason. In Dante's Inferno (Canto XXXIII, the level of hell where the traitors were punished) he has been described eating the skull of Ruggeri Archbishop, the man who condemned him to die for starving in Muda Tower.
principe Nikolai Romanovich de Rusia y condesa Sveva della Gherardesca. 1932