The Tatar soldiers form the garrison of towns; and they are, in an especial manner the guards of the emperor. In each town they are under a general, who is independent of the officer who commands outside the walls.
Upper class Chinese nobility costumes in 1840. From the book: Natural History and pictures of the people and the different races and tribes according to the latest discoveries and most… Read More
Chinese garden – Paris exhibition grounds, 1878. Water-color by T. Tapir.
China Emperor costume, 1843. L’Empereur de la Chine. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
Chinese Governor of Kashgar. The Taotai of Kashgar. A Chinese provincial Governor seated in front of his felt tent, accompanied by a soldier of his suite. Photograph by Prince Alexander… Read More
Nobility costumes from China 1850s. Gallery: Les nations. Album des Costumes De Tous les Pays. Par Alexandre Lacauchie. Paris. Maison Martinet. Haute Cœur frères 41, Rue Vivienne et 146, Rue de… Read More
Chinese and Cochin Chinese in their typical costumes. Mongol Race – Chinese and Cochin Chinese Chinese: 1. Seller of Birds Nests. 2. Mandarin in dress of ceremony. 3.4. Lady and… Read More
Chinese people at their occupations and applying their crafts. The Costume of China by George Henry Mason 1799.
Chinese Noble Woman 18th century Qing Dynasty costume. Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London:… Read More
Chinese lady costume 19th century. Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert 1831. Publisher London: Charles… Read More