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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #105582 (stock #C2068)
West Coast Trading Group
$229.00
Of all cultural revolution color ceramics, this large three piece set of Cultural Revolution color ceramics is one of the most vivid depiction of public images of Mao and Madam Mao during Cultural Revolution, before the fall of the Gang of Four. Seen on this three piece color ceramics, are Mao and Madam Mao sitting down, and in between them is a tea table. Mao is featured wearing the famous blue Mao's uniform, Jiang Qing, or otherwise known as Madam Mao, wearing a Cultural Revolution Red Guards ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #68786 (stock #P2004)
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$20.00
An artist who was also a monk did this original painting on a special type of unbleached paper, often used in Chinese watercolor. The painting was signed with his title – “Qing-Ju-Shi”, which meant that he was a kind of monk who was allowed to live outside of the temple and have a family. The name of the painting is “A beauty who is reading”. The poem written for her on the painting stated the following: “Millions of waves in the lake, all written in this picture.” Waves, in this ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #523940 (stock #C2809)
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$59.00
This slogan of "Agriculture studies Da Zai" was used to promote the success of People's Commune. Da Zai is a village that worked well under the context of People's Commune, where selfless spirits were exercised and renovation and modernization of farming techniques were apparently implemented. The Da Zai spirit, which refers to people getting together to create an utopia like environment from nothing, is something everyone wanted to have in the farm land. Regardless of the social and political c...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #401018 (stock #V2122)
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$24.00
This slim version of Shanghai advertising poster is for the Ai Er Camel brand fabrics coloring material ad. Detail telephone contact information was provided. 31" x 12".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #401026 (stock #V2123)
West Coast Trading Group
$19.00
This slim version of Shanghai advertising poster is another advertising poster for the Ai Er Camel brand fabrics coloring material. Detail telephone contact information was provided. 31" x 12".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #103113 (stock #V2076)
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$24.00
This intriguing poster features an airplane pilot sitting in an early version of the airplane, that displays the logo of "Around the world flight", and a lady holding flowers that gestures "welcome home". On the lower right corner, the imprints stated that this poster was distributed by the 5th Ave ZhengXing Art Company, located in Shanghai British Concession. In the 1920 - 1930's, Western countries had divided Shanghai into different concessions. British Concession being the largest and most po...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #80721 (stock #V2034)
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$24.00
This advertisement poster from 1930 Shanghai era is for the "An An" brand fabrics company. It is stated on the advertisement poster that "An An" brand colored fabrics won't fade after many washes. On display is a woman wearing a Chinese dress made in "An An" dark blue colored fabrics. 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 mirror s...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1970 item #138359 (stock #V2101A)
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$39.00
Size: 61” (L) by 15" (W) "If the flower is fragrant, it does not take many; when the room is elegant, it does not have to be large." Written by the founding father of China, Sun Yatsen. 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, b...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1930 item #171971 (stock #V2105A)
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$39.00
"The three rivers are waiting for the arrivals of tea drinking guests, and the four oceans are waiting for the arrivals of spring wind." Written by Hua Shi Qian. Though the author of this sayings remain largely anonymous, the sayings in the scrolls were used for the generations to come. Often used as hospitality phrases and hung in the living room, the content of scrolls are often used to imply the welcomes one will receive upon entering the host's home. Size: 64” (L) by 15" (W)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1940 item #664250 (stock #S1395)
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$698.00
This lovely pair of hand carved stone foo dogs (lion statues) came from an old courtyard which likely belonged to a business man's family compound in He Bei province. Often seen in front of the entrance gate, these foo dogs guard against evil spirits and keep the wealth from flowing outside of the house. Size: 10" x 7.5" x 20" tall.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #69678 (stock #V2025)
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$24.00
This vintage poster featured a Japanese woman advertising for Asahi beer. 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 mirror site under “Order Form” at http://www.zitantique.com/posterorder.html.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #345817 (stock #V2112)
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$24.00
An advertisement for Bao Wang Zi brand fabrics, featuring a Japanese woman in her kimono. A Japanse manufacturing company ad made for 1930s Shanghai, China.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92030 (stock #P2019)
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$20.00
In this painting, a beauty is holding her usual fan, leaning against a table where a lamp is sitting. On the upper right of the painting a famous phrase was quoted - "The river and mountain is as beautiful as a still picture." This phrase is clearly referring to the woman who is also as pretty as a picture to the painter.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92027 (stock #P2021)
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$20.00
This original painting depicted a "beauty" sitting on a small soft mat, while a pet bird is nearby.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92028 (stock #P2018)
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$20.00
In this original hand painting, a "beauty" is seen half sitting on a bar stool. On the left side of the painting, a poem reads the following: "Last night it snowed heavily, this morning a winter plum tree is seen blossoming.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92017 (stock #P2011)
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$20.00
In this "beauty" painting, the author portrayed a woman who's half sitting on a chair, with a small stool and flower vase near by.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92023 (stock #P2015)
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$20.00
In this painting, a "beauty" is seen holding a flower. The poem written to the right of the painting seems to refer to the fact this woman does never have to leave the house.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92024 (stock #P2016)
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$20.00
In this original hand painting by the same artist, a woman is kneeing down. The poem to the right seems to be describing a scene where the night is young and music and wine are flowing freely.