Collection of Xianzong (1465 - 1487 AD)
Eighth Emperor of the Ming Dynasty

The Chenghua Emperor ascended the throne at the age of 16. His reign can be distinguished by his early attempts to reform the government and trying his best to rule the country. His reign also saw a cultural flourishing with famous Ming personnel such as Hu Juren and Chen Baisha dominating the academic scene. 

A Ming Dynasty Collection
(1644 - 1911 AD)

The Ming dynasty was the ruling dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644 following the collapse of the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty. The Ming dynasty was the last imperial dynasty of China ruled by Han Chinese.