Queen Olga of Greece (1851-1926), Wife of King George I of Greece
Sitter in 4 portraits
Born in Russia, the niece of Czar Alexander II, Grand Duchess Olga Konstantinova married King George of Greece in 1876. With their large family, the royal couple spent a great deal of time outside of Athens at Tatoi. There the family enjoyed a great many pastimes, including roller-skating and indoor cycling. Their fourth son, Prince Andrew was to become the father of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
Royalty, Rulers and Aristocracy