Pan Jinlian [潘金蓮] is a protagonist in the Chinese classic novel Jin Ping Mei (The Plum in the Golden Vase), and a minor character in the Water Margin, another classic. A well-known figure in Chinese culture, she represents the quintessential adulterous wife, and has become the patron goddess of brothels and prostitutes. #myth
Zhang Heng, aka the Boatman, by Utagawa Kuniyoshi from his 108 Heroes of the Water Margin series. Zhang Heng was an excellent swimmer/pirate/navy commander and one of the heroes of the 14th Century Chinese novel, The Water Margin.