Niece of the composer (b. 16/28 March 1863 in Kamenka; d. 7/19 November 1888 in Nice), born Vera Lvovna Davydova (Вера Львовна Давыдова); known after her marriage as Vera Lvovna Rimskaya-Korsakova (Вера Львовна Римская-Корсакова).
In November 1881 she married Nikolay Aleksandrovich Rimsky-Korsakov (1852–1908) [a relative of the composer Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov], and they had two children—Irina and Aleksandra.
After her death in 1888, her widower Nikolay subsequently married Vera Lvovna's sister, Natalya (1868–1956).Tchaikovsky's works dedicated to Vera Rimskaya-Korsakova:
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