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All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #417358 (stock #S1367)
West Coast Trading Group
$259.00
Meditating stone statue in simple and elegant lotus pose. Hands are in the meditating pose. This stone carving is in Chinese limestone and was found in HeNan region. 7" x 10" x 16". 60 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #413232 (stock #D2001)
West Coast Trading Group
$229.00
This charming hand made Chinese Opera puppet with red hand-sewn dress of dragon design was used until very recently. As we were told by the dealer we met in our recent trip to northern China. Though the costume has shown the sign of aging and handling, the stitches of an auspicious dragon in the front of the rope showcases the seamstress’s attention paid to the detail. The back of the costume has the hand stitches of a longevity motif. The puppet was of a royalty character. We were told that ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #402713 (stock #V2125)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This is yet another ad taken out by The Central Agency, Ltd. company, a British company, that carried brand name such as Coats Clark, etc. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #401851 (stock #C2691)
West Coast Trading Group
$79.00
This set of two records contain songs from the famous Revolutionary Peking Opera "Song of the Dragon River". It was adopted and performed by the "Song of the Dragon River" Group of Shanghai, with recording made in January 1972. Manufactured by China Recording company, Distributed by Guozi Shudian, China Publications Center. 33 1/3 RPM. 10". As evidenced by the stamps, this set of records belonged to a broadcasting office, these two records were likely used for broadcasting the songs to the compa...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #401786 (stock #C2690)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
A popular form of entertainment during the Cultural Revolution during political study sessions is to learn the latest revolutionary songs. During the 10 years, there were many revolutionary songs developed, one of the famous album, as consolidated in this LP record is called "The Age-Old Iron Tree is in blossom." Songs included here are performed in Violin, Cello, or String Quartet. Excellent vintage music record for an unforgettable period of Chinese history. Manufactured by China Record Compan...
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 : Pre 1980 item #401165 (stock #C2686)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This rare Cultural Revolution Ballet "White Hair Girl" record (LP)is 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inch (LP). Manufactured by China Record Company, and distributed by Guozi Shudian, this record contains the third and fourth side of the selected songs from the White Hair Girl Peking Ballet. This particular recording was based on the "The White Hair Girl" ballet troop of the Shanghai School of Dancing, with music performed by the school orchestra. This recording was completed in 1971. Total of 12 most famous ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #401028 (stock #V2124)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
This advertising poster was from an original poster did in the 30s for the Creme of Lait "Li De" cosmetics and skin care product in Shanghai, sold by a French manufacturing company.
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 1980 item #401018 (stock #V2122)
West Coast Trading Group
$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 : 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 : 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 : Gifts & Home Decor : Fine Art : Contemporary item #372951 (stock #P2033)
West Coast Trading Group
$80.00
This modern Chinese painting of a mother and child, titled "Love", was hand painted on rice paper using multi-hued watercolor and in black frame. Ready to hang. 16 1/2" x 16 1/2" W. Perfect for one's bedroom or hall way, they make a great statement and a wonderful piece of artwork that is meant to last. Artist chop and signature are on the left sider. Buy now for the Mother's Day present. Add $9.50 for shipping in United States via UPS Ground.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 2000 item #372555 (stock #C2676)
West Coast Trading Group
$55.00
This wind up watch has a picture of Mao surrounded by red guards. The sign says “The East is Red”. It also has a fighter jet as the second hand. In the back the watch says "In memory of Mao's 100 year anniversary". No battery needed.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #372518 (stock #C2671)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This Chinese school “morale and political study” class hanging poster was used for Shanghai elementary and middle school’s wall hangings. Taken from a painting, the event paints the People’s Liberation Army generals gathering for a revolt. Produced by Shanghai Educational Publishing House. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #372475 (stock #C2669)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This poster features Mao, Zhou En Lai and two model farmers sitting together and having a small chat. Mao wanted to have all people to learn from the peasants, and set up campaigns to sent millions of school age kids and youth to the countryside. This poster titled “Chinese People have courage” shows that the close relationship the central government has with the peasants. Shanghai people art publishing house. June 1978. 0.14 yuan.
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 2000 item #369474 (stock #C2661)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Large 1996 propaganda poster in celebration of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China featured Mao and his generals. An image that was not seen before or during the Cultural Revolution, since Mao had rid of most of the generals who fought with him during his years as the chairman of China. This large poster, measured 42” x 25”, was intended to reinstate these generals in the Chinese history. The poster was carefully designed to incorporate symbols of China, such as the flower ...