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  • Carey

    One of the first “selfie” was made by the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of  Russia, the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II, in 1914. She used the “Kodak Brownie” camera. In a note to his father, on 28 October, that Anastasia has made to the picture, she wrote: “I did this photo looking at myself in the mirror. It wasn’t just because my hands were shaking.”

  • Audrey Burns

    Self portrait of Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna, October 1914

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