Modern renderings of the four men historically recognised as the most beautiful in ancient China. (From left) Wei Jie, Pan An, Ji Kang and Prince Lanling. Images: mafengwo.cn
Modern renderings of the four men historically recognised as the most beautiful in ancient China. (From left) Wei Jie, Pan An, Ji Kang and Prince Lanling. Images: mafengwo.cn

The delicate ‘sissy man’ look isn’t new – it’s been flaunted for centuries by some celebrated Chinese figures

History has recorded men who have flaunted this image from as far back as the Three Kingdoms period; here’s a look at the four considered the most beautiful

Topic |   China society
Modern renderings of the four men historically recognised as the most beautiful in ancient China. (From left) Wei Jie, Pan An, Ji Kang and Prince Lanling. Images: mafengwo.cn
Modern renderings of the four men historically recognised as the most beautiful in ancient China. (From left) Wei Jie, Pan An, Ji Kang and Prince Lanling. Images: mafengwo.cn
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