10.07.2019 Stolen Pictures of the Last Dynastic Funeral Processions of Emperor Guangxu and Empress Dowager Cixi

The only western account on the Empress Dowager Cixi’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. Attr. to Theophile Piry, Funeral Procession of Emperor Guangxu, Pekin, … Continue reading 10.07.2019 Stolen Pictures of the Last Dynastic Funeral Processions of Emperor Guangxu and Empress Dowager Cixi