In the autumn of 1907, Anastasia's aunt Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia went to the nursery with the Tsar to meet Rasputin.
Anastasia, her sisters and brother Alexei were all wearing their long white nightgowns.
She disliked this, and when it was time to be massaged, she would hide under her bed or in cupboards.
Anastasia's older sister, Maria, is said to have hemorrhaged in December 1914 during an operation to remove her tonsils.
The Mother of God was always occupied with flowers and needlework." Rasputin's visits to the children were completely innocent, but the family was shocked and angry.
Tyutcheva told Nicholas's sister, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, that Rasputin visited and talked to the girls while they were getting ready for bed, and hugged and patted them.
Tyutcheva said the children did not talk about Rasputin with her and kept his visits a secret.
5 June] 1901 – 17 July 1918) was the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and his wife Alexandra Fyodorovna.
She was a sister of Grand Duchess Olga, Grand Duchess Tatiana, Grand Duchess Maria, and Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia.