The horse who's image represents courage, integrity, diligence and power was the most important domestic animal in ancient Chinese culture. This painting is of the eight royal horses that belonged to King Mu of Zhou, a legendary emperor. It was written in the Biography of King Mu of Zhou that he took a ride with his eight precious horses and traveled thousands of miles to the Kunlun Mountains. To this day the image of the horse is still revered and honored. Purchase yours today and bring these same qualities into your home or office.