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10.07.2019 Forbidden Images of the Last Dynastic Funeral processions: Emperor Guangxu and Empress Dowager Cixi – Serge Plantureux
The only western account of the Empress Dowager’s death ritual – despite some casual notes by members of the diplomatic body – was provided by the London Times correspondent G. E. Morrison, who gave a detailed eye-witness description of the funeral procession in 1909. Photography was forbidden, this group of twelve silver prints come from … Continuer la lecture de « 10.07.2019 Forbidden Images of the Last Dynastic Funeral processions: Emperor Guangxu and Empress Dowager Cixi »