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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1980 item #338774 (stock #B2043)
West Coast Trading Group
$95.00
Referred by Chinese as Tibetan Enameled Fengshui panel, this unique wall hanging comes with black wooden frame with enameled red dragon design. Dragon is a symbol of strength and power and brings good fortune to ones home. This type of metal enameled work were first introduced by Tibetans to Chinese as part of normal trade art work, and thus earning the title for this type of unusual panels. Perfect as window or wall decor, this panel is measured 19" by 19".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #337149 (stock #C2547)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
Wood block print with people who are from Asia, Latin America and Africa, friends and allies of China holding guns pointing at presumably enemies from the Western world. 31” x 21.5”
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #337147 (stock #C2545)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
Created by Tianjin People’s Art Publishing House, as a result of revolutionary big criticism in September 1969, this Chinese political propaganda poster, titled “Raise the alert level, protect our country, and prepared always to destroy invading enemies” wood block print shows the Chinese people with resolved look on their faces holding the red flags and the board that says “raise the alert level, protect the country”. 31” x 21.5”
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 1980 item #336375 (stock #C2543)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
One of Madam Mao's contribution to Cultural Revolution is largely related to the creation of the Modern Peking Opera and Revolutionary Ballets. In this wood block poster created by Ben Teng Ji from Beijing Movie Company's Revolution and Rebel United Department, it portrays Jiang Qing, or Madam Mao, holding a red book, and in the PLA uniform, looking afar and extending her arm out. In the background there are characters from the Peking Operas and Ballets such as the Red Lantern, the White Hair La...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #336371 (stock #C2542)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
Created by Central Fine Art Block Print department in September 1968, this poster is titled "Chairman Mao, we are your loyal red guard". The red guards are painted holding Mao's thoughts excerpts. Mao Ze dong is painted waving and wearing the red guard arm band. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #336336 (stock #C2541)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
"Down with Liu Shao Qi", this wood block print shows the three elite class of citizens during the Cultural Revolution - farmers, PLA soldier and workers holding big character poster and the sign of "Revolution Big Critism". Liu Shao Qi, was the main target of the Cultural Revolution. He was Mao's heir, though Mao was not ready to give up his power and had decided to attack Liu Shao Qi by accusing him going the capitalist road for his revision in the collectivization effort. Liu Shao Qi was strug...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #336330 (stock #C2540)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
"Must continue the Great Proletarian Cultural revolution to the end!" wood block print, shows the worker and the PLA soldier holding down a flag that says the above slogan and putting down the enemy class of capitalist roader, counterrevolutionaries, economy oriented theory, and those who want to destroy the great proletarian cultural revolution. Shen Yang military department, Feb 1969.
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 : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #336297 (stock #C2538)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
Wang Hong Wen, the youngest, the most promising member of the Cultural Revolution group, and a key member of Gang of Four, was shown in this poster, giving a report at the 10th People's Congress Representative meeting regarding the revision of Chinese Communist Party rules and regulations. Rose from being a revolution committee member in Shanghai, Wang Hong Wen was a worker's son and was well spoken and charismatic. He became the heir apparent to Mao after Lin Biao incident. His political career...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #336264 (stock #C2537)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
In memory of Zhou En Lai poster created by Yang Xian Rang, published by Beijing People's Publishing house in Jan 1977. In white character is Zhou En Lai's penmanship of "serve the people". In small black character it says "Beloved Premier Zhou will live in our heart forever". Size: 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #329580 (stock #C2534)
West Coast Trading Group
$30.00
Ceramic display mao plate with young Mao image in red army uniform. 12" diameter.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #329579 (stock #C2533)
West Coast Trading Group
$30.00
Large Mao dinner plate 12" diameter. Mao surrounded by the sunflower, symbol of the people, in the middle is the character of Zhong, which means Loyalty, the design of the plate is to showing the popular slogan of "all sun flowers favors the sun".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #307231 (stock #M2046)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
White Tara is a Tara that is connected with longevity. The white color indicates purity, and she is the Truth and undifferentiated. White Tara wears the Bodhisattva ornaments. The most important aspect of white Tara is that she has seven eyes: the two usual eyes, plus an eye in the centre of her forehead and eyes in her hands and feet. These indicate that she sees all suffering and all cries for help, even in the human world, even in the worlds of pain, using both ordinary and psychic or extraor...
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 : 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 1980 item #305630 (stock #C2529)
West Coast Trading Group
$259.00
Titled "Exceed United States and United Kingdom", this ceramic statue features Chinese peasants riding on a rocket that has the red characters of "Chinese rocket" on it. The man riding on the rocket is seen holding a banner that says "Exceed United States and the United Kingdom". This is a very famous image that captured during The Great Leap Forward in the early to mid 50's. 14" x 5" x 14", 16 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #305628 (stock #M2043)
West Coast Trading Group
$198.00
Guan Yin statue in reclining position. 15" x 4" x 8.5". 12 lbs.