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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #372457 (stock #C2667)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled “Must solve the problem of Hai River,” this writing by Mao was a direction given by Mao regarding the flood problems at Hai River, in northern China. The problem since got solved. This poster was a propaganda poster intended to praise Mao for his attention to detail. 30” x 21”. HeBei People’s Art Publishing House. December 1968. 0.14 yuan.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #398371 (stock #C2679)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Cultural Revolution Poster features Mao Ze Dong surrounded by a number of young children, Young Pioneers, to be precise, these young children were giving flowers to the smiling Chairman. Titled "Our beloved Chairman Mao", this poster was published by People's Publishing House, in October 1961, 0.15 yuan.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1970 item #399340 (stock #C2681)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Mao poster has the slogans of "Revolutionary Committee is Good" on the top and "Long Live to the success of the Great Proletarian Class Cultural Revolution's full success". On the lower half it's the Chinese map with Taiwan and their associated provinces names and populations, their resolution committees' date of establishment, as well as slogan titled "we must liberate Taiwan", great image and great historical reference to China's geography. 30" x 21".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1970 item #426095 (stock #S1370)
West Coast Trading Group
$289.00
This beautifully carved Guan Yin head shot on a thick marble stone shows the artisan's talent of making a well known image of the Goddess of compassion and mercy into something uniquely memorable. The face of the Guan Yin is kind and serene, and the elaborate head piece she wears shows people's vivid imagination of this popular Goddess in China. 10” x 12” x 1”
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1970 item #430007 (stock #S1372)
West Coast Trading Group
$169.00
This beautiful marble stone hand carved Buddha's hand is in the gesture of teaching, a typical mudra held by Manjusri, the Bodhisattva of wisdom, this elegant marble stone Buddha's hand has intricate buddhist details carved onto the wrist of the hand. Makes a wonderful garden or home decor. 4" d x 5" w x 10" l.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #430292 (stock #C2694)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This black and white poster shows Mao Ze Dong, Li Biao, Zhou En Lai, Jiang Qing and Kang Sheng, the original Cultural Revolution group members together at the top of the Tiananmen Square. The title of the poster describes the above gathering. The poster originates from a black and white photo and was given by the Central Cultural Revolution Group in November 1966. 19.5" x 14".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #430300 (stock #C2695)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
This interesting poster shows the Gang of Four, who had fallen from grace at the time. The each member of the gang of four had been given crime names as the following per this poster: Zhang Chun Qian - the nationalist party member, Wang Hong Wen - the new capitalist member, Jiang Jing - Sell out, and Yao Wen Yuan - non proletarian class member. The poster was published by Shangdong People's Publishing House in March 1977, 0.10 yuan. 27" x 20".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #430537 (stock #C2696)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "Follow Chairman Mao closely, thrive under the big wind and waves," this poster shows the resolve of young sent down youth who gather around Mao. According to the small imprints, was published by People's Athletic Publishing house in June 1966. Print run 125,000, 0.28 yuan. 30" x 20".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #431585 (stock #C2740)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This wood block print is in an unusual plum wine color, it shows Mao Ze Dong surrounded by impressionable and hot blooded red guards. Mao's holding a scroll that has his essay on it, and the red guards are holding Mao's red books. The red guard flag is flowing. 15" x 21".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1970 item #481747 (stock #S1374)
West Coast Trading Group
$309.00
This particular vintage hand carved marble Buddha statue features one of the most unusual mudra - "the loving kindess" gesture, for the loving Buddha. Buddha himself was said to have taught thousands of different meditation techniques in order to meet the diverse needs, experiences and levels of consciousness of the people who sought him out. The core philosophy of Buddhism is the simple truth of kindness. We need to be kind to ourselves, to all other beings and to the earth. This Buddha, with h...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522524 (stock #C2765)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Chinese pro Soviet Union wood block poster is titled "Soviet Union Red Army March Forward to get rid of Nazis, a Soviet Union World War II Memorial Poster". Messages in Russian is the following: On your horses, proletarians!" [In smaller print: "Through enemy land." (Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown)
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522539 (stock #C2766)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Chinese wood block poster is a Soviet Memorial Poster. Titled “March towards Berlin”, this poster is one of the posters from the Soviet Memorial series. In Chinese it says “March into Eastern Europe, Soviet World War II Memorial Poster”. In Russian, it says "Strike harder against the enemy! [In small print, top left: "The gains of October."] [Below:] "We will liberate our native cities and villages from the fascist filth!" (Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown)
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522572 (stock #C2769)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "Sun rises from our hands", this Chinese wood block poster shows a female peasant soldier carrying a rifle on her shoulder, her hands together, handing a rising sun. This poster is symbolic of ordinary people rising from below and hard work with hands produces sun light and hope.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522575 (stock #C2770)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Chinese wood block poster is a Soviet Memorial Poster. Titled “Female Soldiers in World War II”, this poster is one of the posters from the Soviet Memorial series. In Chinese it says “Female Soldiers Contribution to World War II. Soviet World War II Memorial Poster”. In Russian, it says ""Glory to our female comrades-in-arms!". Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522610 (stock #C2775)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
Perhaps the most infamous poster originated from early Cultural Revolution, this poster titled Group Ugliness) portrayed in a cartoon drawing format, depicted a number of communist leaders (with names written next to the person) and other world leaders that were representatives of capitalists. The original poster was created post the fall of Liu Shao Qi and the artist painted a picture to depict all the comrades that followed Liu Shao Qi’s capitalist road, however, the hidden message, which w...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522612 (stock #C2776)
West Coast Trading Group
$89.00
Titled "Time is Money," this poster features the famous Canadian doctor Norman Bethune, Dr. Bai Qiuen, riding a horse, racing to rescue another patient. According to Wikipedia, the following was said about Dr. Bethune: "Bethune was an early proponent of universal health care, the success of which he observed during a visit to the Soviet Union. As a doctor in Montréal, Bethune frequently sought out the poor and gave them free medical care. As a thoracic surgeon, he travelled to Spain (1936-1937)...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522614 (stock #C2777)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This poster was created by Shandong High school and University Red Representatives Committee and published by Shandong Mao's Thoughts Red Guards on October 30, 1970. Combining some of the most popular block prints of the time, this poster shows also cartons of different capitalist world leaders. This collage poster is a great representation of the variety of materials being produced during the Cultural Revolution.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522623 (stock #C2780)
West Coast Trading Group
$39.00
This black and white poster was from a picture taken in 1969 showing Mao Ze Dong, Lin Biao and Zhou En Lai at the ballot of the 9th Central Committee Member of CCP meeting.