First color photos from China in 1912

[Translated by Google] In 1911, China began in feudal Xinhai Revolution which resulted in Manchzhurskaya overthrew the Qing Dynasty and proclaimed a re[iblic. Began the first attempts to Westernization, one good example is the soldier in the picture.However in 1012, China was still almost untouched reserve traditional (feudal) culture. For Europeans, evrything was exotic.

[Translated by Google] In 1911, China began in feudal Xinhai Revolution which resulted in Manchzhurskaya overthrew the Qing Dynasty and proclaimed a republic. 

Page  in Russian here.

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