Painting in National Palace Museum, Qing dynasty (1644-1911) part2
Welcome to the National Palace Museum's collection of Qing dynasty paintings! This collection features some of the most beautiful and intricate works of art from this period. Here you will find One Hundred Horses by Giuseppe Castiglione, a painting that showcases his skill in capturing movement and detail. You will also find other works from this era, such as landscapes, portraits, and more. Come explore these amazing pieces of Chinese history today!
1. One Hundred Horses
Giuseppe Castiglione was born on July 19, 1688, in the central San Marcellino district of Milan, Italy. He learned to paint at a local painting studio, and was influenced by the famous painter Andrea Pozzo.