Book release

Our latest book release features articles commemorating the danish princess Dagmar – the Russian empress Maria Feodorovna – and the memorable moments and places in Denmark dearest to her heart:

– The double engagements to the granddukes Nicolas (1864) and Alexander (1866) at the Bernstorff and Fredensborg Palaces – The grand fête celebrated at her departure from Copenhagen at the Christiansborg Palace where over 1200 invited guests participated – the imperial villa belonging to her husband the Emperor Alexander III at Fredensborg Palace – and the weeks spent as a guest in her former childhood home, the Amalienborg Palace, both as Russian Empress, as dowager and as a refugee.

The book features several illlustrations, including original color sketches from the dinner service made especially for the Emperor Alexander III at his villa in Fredensborg. (136 pages, hardcover. Danish language)

The book