First Night Design | Chinese Empress on Her Throne #Repost


FROM THE ARCHIVE 13th May 2014

Chinese Empress on Her Throne © First Night Design

While I have not specified which empress this is in the title, she was actually the Dowager Empress Tzu-Hsi  or Cixi (1835-1908) and one of the most formidable of figures. According to King’s…

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13 thoughts on “First Night Design | Chinese Empress on Her Throne #Repost

  1. How lovely to have a children’s encyclopedia from so long ago. The original has some lovely colours, but your treatment reminded me of the images of Gustav Klimt.
    Best wishes, Pete. x

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