Explore Qing Dynasty, Beijing, and more!

Explore related topics

Beijing

Sai Jinhua, whose original name was Zhao Caiyun, is the prototype of the novel 'Nie Hai Hua' published during the late Qing Dynasty. The book tells the love story of a government scholar and a prostitute.

Vintage Burlesque real photo 1900 Glamour postcard of Louise Bauhofer -Dancer/Entertainer.

Vintage Burlesque real photo 1900 Glamour postcard of Louise Bauhofer -Dancer/Entertainer

Vintage Burlesque real photo 1900 Glamour postcard of Louise Bauhofer -Dancer/Entertainer.

Eikoh Hosoe Kamaitachi

Eikoh Hosoe Kamaitachi

old photos  china | This photo was taken by John Thomson, a Scot who visited China from 1868 to 1872, the later years of the Qing Dynasty

Rare c photos of Chinese Life have gone on display in Beijing. John Thomsom, a Scottish photographer who visited China from took them.

Bird Cage Theater performer Mae Davenport

Prostitutes of the old west, The Crib Girl could service more than 80 men in a night.

Young Cixi as a concubine.The Empress Dowager Cixi of Great Qing Dynasty rose from the position of concubine to become the most powerful woman in Qing Dynasty China, in a 47-year-long reign–from 1861 to 1908. Cixi had the fortune to bear the Xianfeng Emperor’s only male heir. After the death of the Emperor, Cixi ruled through her son, who was only five years old when his father died. When the boy Emperor himself died at an early age, Cixi installed her nephew to the throne and ruled through…

Young Cixi as a concubine.The Empress Dowager Cixi of Great Qing Dynasty rose from the position of concubine to become the most powerful woman in Qing Dynasty China, in a 47-year-long reign–from 1861 to 1908. Cixi had the fortune to bear the Xianfeng Emperor’s only male heir. After the death of the Emperor, Cixi ruled through her son, who was only five years old when his father died. When the boy Emperor himself died at an early age, Cixi installed her nephew to the throne and ruled through…

The Portrait of the Ci-Xi Imperial Dowager Empress of Qing Dynasty China.PNG

The Portrait of the Ci-Xi Imperial Dowager Empress of Qing Dynasty China.

Jeune révolutionnaire mexicain, 1912. #mexican #revolutionary #revolucion #mexicana #mexique #archive #revolution

Toile cirée Hibisco Rouge

Jeune révolutionnaire mexicain, 1912. #mexican #revolutionary #revolucion #mexicana #mexique #archive #revolution

Empress Dowager Cixi's funeral.

Horrific And Vivid Life-size Papercrafts In The Funeral Of Empress Dowager Cixi In 1908

…
El Maestro preguntó a su alumno: "Si alguien llega hasta ti con un regalo, y no lo aceptas.  ¿A quién pertenece el obsequio? Su alumno...

El Maestro preguntó a su alumno: "Si alguien llega hasta ti con un regalo, y no lo aceptas. ¿A quién pertenece el obsequio? Su alumno...

Gold Rush prostitutes in Alaska.

Alaskan-girls Gold Rush beauties show off the wares. The difficult lengthy journey to Dawson City or Ketchikan gold fields may ultimately have been financially rewarding.

hand coloured albumine print by Felice Beato, Kusakabe Kimbei or Raimund baron von Stillfried. Japan, around 1880.

Hairstyling: Woman styling the hair of a woman sitting on a tatami, while a third woman is watching. Photo of a series of 42 hand coloured albumine prints at Spaarnestad Photo by Felice Beato, Kusakabe Kimbei or Raimund baron von Stillfried. Japan, around

Pinterest
Search