960 A.D. to 1911 A.D.

The National Palace Museum in Taiwan, one of the world famous museums, collects magnificently impressive Chinese historical and cultural relics from the empire collections of the four dynasties – Song 宋朝, Yuan 元朝, Ming 明朝 and the Qing Dynasty 清朝. The Museum is a valued repository of Chinese culture and history.

The National Palace Museum Online (NPM Online) is the only online database authorized by the National Palace Museum in Taiwan to display photo images and related descriptive articles about the pieces in their collections. Through NPM Online, scholars can transcend geographic limit and access the digital images and literary descriptions of the National Palace Museum’s collections.


Materials Indexed: Images, Artworks, Essays, Images Database Type: Archival Collections, Index Interface Language: Multiple languages Subject: Art & Architecture, Chinese Studies, East Asian Studies, History (World) Broad Category: Area Studies, Humanities