Among the pieces shown in Beijing were a blue-and-white, porcelain-inspired dress created by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel in 1984 and a look Tom Ford designed for his last collection at Yves Saint Laurent in 2004, influenced by the last Chinese Emperor Puyi
's dragon robe.
Finally the six years old last Qing Emperor 'Xuatong Puyi
' had to abdicate on February 12 1912.
Twenty-four emperors reigned over the country for almost 5 centuries from the Forbidden City until the abdication of Puyi
, the last Emperor of China.
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, proclame empereur et assigne pratiquement a residence au sein de la fameuse Cite interdite, sort de ses chambres et decouvre une cour resplendissante de couleurs.
A must-visit to understand such links is the National Palace Museum, which showcases precious treasures that tell the story of three Chinese dynasties - all belonging to the last Qing Emperor Puyi
Even the last Emperor of China is known simply as 'Puyi
' rather than his full name--Aisin Gioro Puyi
(1) The Revolution ended with the abdication of the Qing throne by Emperor Puyi
, the last Manchu ruler, on February 12, 1912.
Tagore's meeting with the deposed Manchu emperor, Puyi
and some warlords in northern and eastern China but avoiding the "cradle of revolution" sent a wrong signal objectively speaking.
It was the home of 24 emperors until the last one, Emereror Puyi
of movie fame, was evicted in 1924.
The abdication of Emperor Puyi
was accepted by Provisional President Sun Yat-Sen, who had as a boy cherished the nickname 'Hung Hsiu-ch'uan the Second.'" (4)
(45) The SPBC owned a large cemetery (Puyi
gongmu) in Da-chang, north of Shanghai, that it opened in 1925.