The quaint little pieces of art have an interesting backstory, one which weaves together the history of tobacco, royalty and art in China. Today, inside-painting of snuff bottles is...
by Alistair Baker-Brian, 11 December 2020
The 1861 power grab of the woman who went on to control the Qing Dynasty.
by Ned Kelly, 10 November 2020
Puyi was only 3 years old when he sat on the 'Dragon Throne.'
by Tristin Zhang, 17 October 2020
‘Red Flame Soaring in the Sky.’
by Ned Kelly, 28 September 2020
This infographic does an excellent job of breaking down just who was ruling what and when.
by Rachel Deason, 19 May 2017
A recently unearthed Qing dynasty-era textbook shows that Chinese people tried to learn English at least 150 years ago.
by Bridget O'Donnell, 11 November 2016