Alexander II, Emperor of Russia(1818-1881), Reigned 1855-81
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
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by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, May 1874
by James Jacques Tissot
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 16 October 1869
by J. Keppler
chromolithograph, published 1880
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