Saturday, March 29, 2014

Friday Flashback: Mother and Daughter

A young Princess Nora together with her mother, the late Princess Georgina "Gina" of Liechtenstein. Princess Nora was named for her maternal grandmother, Countess Nora Wilczek better known under her maiden name Countess Nora Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau. Countess Nora worked as a Red Cross nurse in Russia during the First World War and the Russian Revolution. She died while giving birth to a stillborn second child in 1923. In 1976, Countess Nora's diary about her time n Russia was published and made into a documentary in 2007.

1 comment:

  1. I love what Claire is wearing! Modest and attractive, unlike the current trend of stretching a t-shirt over your growing abdomen. She looks very well.