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Tsarevich Alexei with Pierre Gilliard, his dog Joy, and another tutor: 1915. 

Tsarevich Alexei with Pierre Gilliard, his dog Joy, and another tutor: 1915. 

Tsarevich Alexei and Pierre Gilliard in the Crimea: 1914.

Tsarevich Alexei and Pierre Gilliard in the Crimea: 1914.

Pierre Gilliard and Tsarevich Alexei at Stavka: 1915. 

Pierre Gilliard and Tsarevich Alexei at Stavka: 1915. 

Tsarevich Alexei and Pierre Gilliard: 1912.

Tsarevich Alexei and Pierre Gilliard: 1912.

Grand Duchesses Maria and Anastasia with Pierre Gilliard on the lake at the Alexander Palace: 1915.

Grand Duchesses Maria and Anastasia with Pierre Gilliard on the lake at the Alexander Palace: 1915.

Grand Duchesses Maria, Tatiana, and Anastasia with their father, Pierre Gilliard and a group of officers in the Crimea: 1914.

Grand Duchesses Maria, Tatiana, and Anastasia with their father, Pierre Gilliard and a group of officers in the Crimea: 1914.

I love Maria in that hat! 

I love Maria in that hat! 

Tsarevich Alexei and Grand Duchess Olga with Pierre Gilliard and Alexei’s sailor nanny Derevenko, c. 1913. 

Tsarevich Alexei and Grand Duchess Olga with Pierre Gilliard and Alexei’s sailor nanny Derevenko, c. 1913. 

Grand Duchess Anastasia, Dr. Botkin, Nicholas II, two officers, and what looks like Pierre Gilliard to the far right aboard the Standart: 1908. 

Grand Duchess Anastasia, Dr. Botkin, Nicholas II, two officers, and what looks like Pierre Gilliard to the far right aboard the Standart: 1908. 

Pierre Gilliard and Alexei in captivity at Tsarskoe Selo: 1917. 

Pierre Gilliard and Alexei in captivity at Tsarskoe Selo: 1917.