Photo by Ch. Bergamasco, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1880s. 11.3 х 16.7 cm Evdokia Dmitrievna NIKONOVA graduated from St. Petersburg Imperial Theater School in 18876 and was employed by the Imperial Theaters of Russia. In the photo shown in the “Les mantilles” dance from The King’s Command ballet by Vincentini, Bolshoi Theater, St. Petersburg, 1886 (photo identification by Sergei Laletin). F1246 NIKONOVA, E. D. (Никонова Е.Д.)