Paris apartment

True story behind the Parisian apartment of Anastasia La Charnay

In “The Violet Hour”, the first episode of Matthew Weiner’s anthology series The Romanoffs, one character really steals the show: Anastasia La Charnay’s (Marthe Keller) apartment. According to Anastasia, an extremely elegant and cantankerous French aristocrat, the Parisian apartment was once the place where Grand Duke Alexei (her alleged great-great-grandfather) kept his mistresses – still […]