1930 Shanghai and More
See a complete collection of Cultural Revolution Memorablia online at our speciality site: Cultural Revolution Posters and Memorablia.

Our new book is out. Order it here online, using key word search "Cultural Revolution Posters and Memorabilia."
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #196393 (stock #S1125)
West Coast Trading Group
$689.00
This beautifully carved marble stone Guan Yin statue has a boy next to the foot of Guan Yin Goddess, a popular fertility symbol in China. The exact phrase to describe this image is called "Guan Yin Brings Child to your home". In China, Guan Yin is the most worshiped Goddess and a statue such as this one is often seen in a temple where the locals would gather and pray for a healthy conception or delivery of a baby. Size: 14" Long by 6" Wide by 30". Weight: 150 lbs.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1960 item #262448 (stock #C2336)
West Coast Trading Group
$150.00
Perhaps the rarest and oldest poster we could get our hands on, this poster is titled "American Invaders will be Defeated!", this posters depicts two People's Liberation Army soldiers, each holding a book, on the left book, the page says "Soviet Army Defeated 1,200,000 German Nazi, Italian, Japanese and other countries' soldiers during World War Two. On the right book, the page says "Chinese People's Liberation Army defeated 8 million soldiers from American Imperialist sponsored Chiang Kai-Chek'...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #192634 (stock #C2246)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This Cultural Revolution statue depicts a red army soldier holding a rifle. A familiar image seen in the Cultural Revolution themed movies and Peking Operas. Size: 3" Diameter and 11.5" Tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #133021 (stock #C2162)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Known as the Red Army detachment, this Cultural Revolution color ceramics depicts one of the female red army soldiers dancing, a famous scene from the Peking Opera named Red Detachment, a story about a group of women soldiers from Hai Nan who fought side by side with their male partners. Size: 13" tall by 3" deep by 8" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1970 item #305634 (stock #O2047)
West Coast Trading Group
$259.00
Reddish nephrite stone teapot with engraving of "The earth will protect and the sky will protect", a saying used by the ancient Chinese to pray to the earth and heaven Gods. 8" x 4" x 7", 8 lbs. Beautifully carved and it will make an elegant display in one’s home.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115209 (stock #C2117)
West Coast Trading Group
$98.00
In this gruesome Cultural Revolution color ceramics, it depicts a Cultural Revolution Red Guard, in his uniform and PLA hat, along with "Serve the People" bag, holding a Mao’s book and Megaphone, his one leg resting on the back of a man who’s wearing a dunce cap and a white board. The dunce cap has the writing of “Capitalism Sympathizer” and the white board states “ Down with the Petit Bourgeoisie”. The names were blanked out with “X”s, and so are dates and year. Petit Bourgeoisi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #101711 (stock #V2072)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This Red Lion brand cigarette advertising poster features two women holding cigarettes and sitting for the ad. Red Lion cigarette is a brand manufactured by QiDong Cigarette Company, Ltd. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #106411 (stock #V2083)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This advertising poster for Red Lion Ciagrette Advertisement for Qi Tong Cigarette company features a Shanghai lady sitting on a bench, dressed in a Chinese traditional dress, with a long western coat on the top. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #107761 (stock #V2091)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This Red Street cigarette company advertising poster depicts a lady dressed in an elaborate dress, with a cloak covering her shoulder, her curly short hair and white pearl necklace along with the rest of her attire indicating Western influence in the 1930 Shanghai era. The two sides of the poster had a short Chinese poem written on it, appraising the quality of cigarette. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #101709 (stock #V2071)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This "RenDan" drink advertisement poster features a brand of drink called "Tianfan" that supposedly had the following effects: lower heat, soothe stomach pains, clear mind, straighten out "chi," kill germs, quench thirst, prevent decease, and cure tiredness. This must be some magic drink. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
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 : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #542626 (stock #C2866)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "Revolutionary committee is good," this propaganda poster shows strategically the dancing of the Chinese ethnic minority people in the front, with background of the Han people celebrating.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #337138 (stock #C2544)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
Titled "Revolutionary Committee is Good", this poster from 1971 was likely a memorabilia in celebration of the anniversary of revolutionary committee. Featured on the poster are the representatives -- workers, farmers, soldiers, etc. These people were the typical make up of a revolutionary committee, which replaced the governments and related government entities. 31" x 21.5".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522809 (stock #C2789)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This modern opera poster from the Cultural Revolution era is for a well known story called "Sha Jia Bang", a story that talks about the general masses fighting against the Nationalist Army. 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 #522812 (stock #C2791)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This modern opera poster from the Cultural Revolution era is for a well known story called Sweeping the White Tiger Regiment, referring to the story of the PLA soldiers fighting against the Nationalist soldiers. 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 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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #124098 (stock #V2100)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This is an 1930s advertisement poster for Sapporo Larger Beer. A must have for beer lovers. 14.5" x $30.5".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #291903 (stock #V2106)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This poster is an advertisement for Scandinavian Brewery Company, for the Shanghai Beer commercial. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.