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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #195851 (stock #B2011)
West Coast Trading Group
$12.00
This holiday season, give a gift that is both charming and meaningful. This 5 nesting turtles each carries a set of Chinese Fengshui stamps that says Good Fortune, Lucky, or Happiness. The nesting turtles are perfect usage as a paper weight or stamps to a holiday letter.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #283350 (stock #S1163A)
West Coast Trading Group
$695 + Delivery - SOLD
Standing Stone Han servant statue. Size: 8" by 10" by 48". Weight: approx. 230 lbs. This statue was used as a garden decorative piece once upon a time. Additional photos see S1163B. Origin: Shan Xi province.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #283699 (stock #S1173)
West Coast Trading Group
$520 + delivery - SOLD
This meditating sitting Buddha is measured 17" by 9" by 28". Carved out of one single piece of stone, it has very smooth lines throughout with incredible details. it sure makes a statement in one's garden. Weight: approx. 220 lbs. Origin: Shaan Xi province.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #345443 (stock #C2560)
West Coast Trading Group
$250 - SOLD
Titled “Revolutionary Committee is good!”, this rare poster serves as a documentation of the establishment of Revolutionary Committee in the provincial level. In this poster, it depicts Mao’s image, and just below him it is the slogan of “Long live to the full success of the Great Proletarian Class Cultural Revolution.” Below the slogan, it is the Chinese map, with Taiwan being not “red”. On the side of the posters in tables and columns, it shows the different provincial revolution...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1970 item #305637 (stock #O2049)
West Coast Trading Group
$159 each / $275 pair - SOLD
Nephrite stone carving of a duck, with lotus pedal to be used as brush wash basin. 9” x 3.5” x 5”. 6 lbs. Matching pair, one facing left the other facing right.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #868226 (stock #C2915)
West Coast Trading Group
$89.00 - SOLD
This original Chinese birth control poster is titled "For revolution, implement birth control". In this picture, a Chinese factor woman worker is shown holding a booklet titled "the plan of implementing birth control", which was a mandatory reading at the time when the policy was being implemented everywhere in China. Varies non-related revolutionary themed pictures are in the background, implying that birth-control is too, part of the revolutionary movement. 1974, Shanghai People's Publishing H...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #401510 (stock #C2689)
West Coast Trading Group
$79 / for the set of 2 - SOLD
A lesser known to Western world, yet wildly popular Peking Opera developed during the Cultural Revolution under the leadership of Jiang Qing (Madam Mao) is a story called "On the Docks". This set of two records in 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inches (LP) features the complete set of selected scenes from this famous Modern Peking Opera with Revolutionary Themes. As indicated in the back cover of the records, this Peking Opera was adopted and performed by the "On the Docks" group of Peking Opera Troup of Sha...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #542569 (stock #C2856)
West Coast Trading Group
$79 - SOLD
Titled "We must succeed, must liberate Taiwan", this poster shows the determination of the Chinese mainlanders, represented by the Navy, the farmer soldier, the factory worker solder, the air force, and the People's Liberation army soldier, holding weapons, looking afar, from the coast line, presumably Taiwan. People's Liberation Army Fujian division Headquarter, August 1962. 0.10 yuan.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #357374 (stock #C2615)
West Coast Trading Group
$59 - SOLD
Titled "Follow the Great Leader Chairman Ma March forward! Success belongs to us", this poster shows Mao and Lin Biao waving at people, just below Mao and Lin, it's a paper stating that it is "Chinese Communist Party 8th Summit 12th Central Committee Meeting Announcement, 1968". Lin Biao's position was solidified as Mao's successor. Cichuan People's Publishing House, November 1968. 0.10 yuan. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1960 item #522815 (stock #C2792)
West Coast Trading Group
$59 - SOLD
This modern opera poster from the Cultural Revolution era is for a well known story called "Taken the Tiger Mountain by Strategy", referring to the story of one PLA soldier strategically penetrate a Nationalist Party regiment. This is one of the eight Modern Revolutionary Peking Opera movie posters. Produced by China Movie Production Company, October 1967. 0.08 Yuan.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #523448 (stock #C2799)
West Coast Trading Group
$59 - SOLD
Titled "Uncle Lei Feng tells us a story", this school propaganda poster shows Lei Feng, the model soldier surrounded by Young Pioneers, Lei Feng is seen reading a story to the kids. This poster is symbolic of young children follow's Lei Feng's selfless spirit, and continue the "serve the people" road. Published by Shanghai People's Art Publishing house, December 1964. 11th Print run. total 2.1 million copies were made.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #336323 (stock #C2539)
West Coast Trading Group
$49 - SOLD
Wood block print of Jiang Qing (Madam Mao) holding a red book, with background of different Peking Operas which she had promoted during Cultural Revolution. In writing is Mao's Quotation on the definition of revolutionary art - art must serve certain class and belongs to certain political route. Like Lenin said, "it's like the screw and wheel" to the entire revolution led by the Proletarian class. 30" x 21".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #84743 (stock #V2037)
West Coast Trading Group
$39 / for the pair - SOLD
Size: 5' 1" (L) by 15" (W) “When one’s heart is calm, it is time to read a poem; when a guest is coming, it's enjoyable to have a glass of wine together". China went through a period of profound transformation between the turn of the 19th century and the establishment of the People’s Republic of China in 1949. The Qing Dynasty was in its final years; a shadow of its former self and under threat from outside, by the Japanese and western powers, and inside, by a series of internal re...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #69680 (stock #V2027)
West Coast Trading Group
$24 SOLD
Zhou Xuan, the Marilyn Monroe of 1930 Shanghai, was a movie star and a pop singer. Her tragic early death elevated her status from a movie star to a legend. This vintage poster came from a magazine cover from her early days, In this poster, Zhou Xuan was still referred as a new rising star. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide. For additional and detailed photos please visit our mirror site at http://www.zitantique.com/poster.html. Should you be interested, you may also place an order online at our m...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #194765 (stock #B2008)
West Coast Trading Group
sold
This standing Guan Yin has a dragon riding in the cloud base and is measured 25" Tall, 7" Deep and 6" Wide. Weight: 25 lbs.