For Sale is a Full Page taken from "The Sphere," May 28th, 1910, showing a Photograph called "Mourning Sisters - Queen Alexandra and Empress Marie," showing "The Two Queen-Mothers."
Queen Alexandra was born at Copenhagen, December 1, 1844 ; married to King Edward at Windsor, March 10, 1863. Her sister, the Empress Marie, was born at Copenhagen, November 26, 1847 ; married to the Emperor Alexander III. of Russia at St. Petersburg, November 9, 1866. Her son, Nicholas II., ascended the throne of Russia in 1894.