Ming dynasty

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the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644


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The Ming Dynasty was followed by the Qing Dynasty, the last imperial dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912.
The following chapter opens with an anachronistic critique of Zhou Hongzu's [phrase omitted] (1529-1595) sources and Zhang Xiumin's [phrase omitted] (1908-2006) studies, to move on to a comparison between gazetteer publishing and other publishing activities and businesses at the end of the Ming dynasty.
7 million for a 800-year-old Southern Song dynasty vase tinted a milky blue and in March he snapped up a 600-year-old album of Ming dynasty Buddhist art and calligraphy for $14 million.
Observed from the front of the upper handle shapes of the purple clay pots, the teapots of the Ming Dynasty all used plain and solemn symmetric shapes and formed a significant style.
Report France Prix du Conseil de Paris G2 Chantilly, 1m4f turf, 3yo+ MING DYNASTY proved his Prix Niel running all wrong under Umberto Rispoli yesterday to set up a potentially exciting conclusion to his season after defeating Migwar, writes Scott Burton.
Superbly translated from the original Chinese, The Peach Blossom Fan is a work of literature that bring the political intrigues and the downfall of the Ming dynasty to life, written in the style of a poetic play.
The Pirate Empress is a blend of historical novel and Asian fantasy epic, set during the era when the Ming Dynasty ruled China.
His expeditions contacted cultures in southeast Asia, the Middle East, and the east cost of Africa; when he discovered cobalt on the Arabian Peninsula, enabling the unique shade of blue that would become the hallmark of Ming Dynasty porcelain.
The exhibition looks at China's culture, government and place in the world in the early Ming Dynasty, described as a ''pivotal 50 year period'' for the country.
The Ming Dynasty: Around 1629, the hermetic emperor of the Ming dynasty walled himself off in the Forbidden City.
Johannesburg, April 9 ( ANI ): A rare Ming Dynasty cup, which has been touted as China's "holy grail" has been sold for a whopping 36m dollars at an auction.
A small cup made in the 15th century in the era of Ming dynasty has fetched a record-high sum for porcelain and Chinese art at an auction in Hong Kong on Tuesday, ITAR-TASS reported.
Thanks to the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust Strategic Acquisition Fund, the East Asian Section of World Cultures has recently made a significant purchase of a very fine Ming dynasty Jingdezhen ceramic ware.
The author traces China's history from the late Ming dynasty and on to the Guomindang, the survival and growth of communism, World War II, the People's Republic, and on into the current era of emergence.
When her new kung fu master is attacked, she is compelled to solve the mystery of the missing Ming dynasty vase.