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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #262899 (stock #C2392)
West Coast Trading Group
$60.00
This double sided poster consists of 5 pictures of Mao in different era. This poster shows Mao being with different class and minority representatives. Given that it show Hua Guo Feng in one of them with Mao, is likely to be a company's propaganda poster used to establish Hua Guo Feng's credential as Mao's successor. Developed in early 1970s. Please refer to stock # C2391 for images for the front side of this poster. Size: 15" by 20".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1960 item #933018 (stock #C2934)
West Coast Trading Group
$1,095.00
Perhaps one of the rarest posters from the Communist China, this poster from 1956 in both Chinese and Tibetan shows Mao Ze Dong and Dali Lama, along with other Tibetan leaders meeting and gathering in Beijing, created from a photo taken during their meeting. China took control of Tibet in 1950s, Dali Lama went into exile since then. A very determined Communist China set up government in Tibet and started its occupation of Tibet in 1950s...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1960 item #366500 (stock #C2637)
West Coast Trading Group
$500.00
Titled "Soviet Union is our best friend", this rare set of 6 independent posters feature a variety of black and white photos of Soviet's participation in building a Communist China, many are photos that were banned after Soviet-China split in the 1950s. The poster also featured a photo of Soviet establishing dimplatic relations with China in 1949. Detailed descriptions of Soviet's help in building a new china was written in the traditional Chinese character format...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1950 item #363658 (stock #C2625)
West Coast Trading Group
$329.00
This precious Chinese revolution notebook was produced for the First Women representative meeting in Beijing, taking place in November 1949. Participants of the meeting were all communist leaning countries that had relationships with Soviet and China. The owner of the book at the time wrote inside of this note book “Long live to Communist Party! March forward to communism”...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1960 item #345434 (stock #C2559)
West Coast Trading Group
$300.00
This 1952 poster was created by Hu Delin. It has a very different flair to the style than the Cultural Revolution era posters, Mao’s cult personality is developing though it has not been the entire theme of the poster. In this poster, PLA soldiers are seen holding Mao’s Thoughts book and a text book called “literature book”. Published by PLA art publishing house in 1952, it was printed by Beijing Art Printing Company. Total print run: 120,000...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1960 item #365412 (stock #C2632)
West Coast Trading Group
$295.00
Titled “The pinnacle of the socialism in Chinese Rural Side”, these rare three volume books was developed by Chinese Communist Party Central Office in 1956 in Beijing. Owned by Jia Shu Ying, It was printed using the traditional Chinese character format, and read from right to left, and the sentences were vertically displayed in the old fashioned manner...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1960 item #363666 (stock #C2626)
West Coast Trading Group
$295.00
This post Chinese revolution peace announcement notebook was sold from a Beijing Retail company in the fourth quarter of 1952. Mao's picture was featured in this notebook, as well as his quote "Love your country, love your people, love the work, treasure the countries properties". Another imprints says "Protect the Peace is every person's responsibility", other announcements and quotations from Asian and Pacific Islands Peace Summit meeting...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1970 item #365395 (stock #C2630B)
West Coast Trading Group
$295.00
This set of four books is a rare collection of Selected Articles of Chairman Mao is from the 1951 version, printed in 1963 as 14th edition, prior to the Cultural Revolution. Still published from right to left, and in vertical print, this set of four books were published in the traditional Chinese character format. A young Mao's picture is featured in the books, along with the slogan of "United the world proletarian class!"...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #939097 (stock #C2939)
West Coast Trading Group
$289.00
One of the most sought after color ceramic statues of Mao Ze Dong and Lin Biao riding on the black jeep reviewing the red guards army on Tiananmen Squire, this really heavy and detailed hand glazed color ceramic statue is one of the most representative statues of the Cultural Revolution era. Gross weight 30 lbs. Size: 15" x 8" x 11". This statue represents an era during the late 60s where Lin was thought to be the heir apparent...
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 : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119849 (stock #C2128)
West Coast Trading Group
$249.00
During Cultural Revolution local governments were gradually were replaced by Cultural Revolution Committee, often formed by three types of people - the People’s Liberation army members, the so-called pro Mao Revolution officials, and finally the red guards. By 1969, all local governments were replaced and formed Cultural Revolution Committee...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119850 (stock #C2129)
West Coast Trading Group
$245.00
A quintessential l Cultural Revolution image, this statue features Mao surrounded by all together four young red guards, who appear to be of ex college students. In this complex and vibrant, idealistic and colorful color ceramics, it features Mao wearing a young pioneer scarf, an armband. These red guards are wearing the Cultural Revolution armbands, wearing red books and serve the people bag...
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...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #154908 (stock #C2214)
West Coast Trading Group
$198.00
After the death of Mao Ze Dong in 1976, there was an inevitable struggle for power. The hard line element was led by his widow, Jiang Qing. Along three young Shanghai politicians Zhang Chunqiao, Wang Hongwen, and Yao Wenyuan. They tried to seize power as Mao grew sick but in September 1976, just one month after his death, the 'Gang of Four' were arrested...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #933023 (stock #C2935)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
Original Chinese Cultural Revolution poster titled "Everyone wants to be little Lei Feng", this poster was published in 1973 and published by People's Art Publishing house and priced at 0.16 yuan. Lei Feng was a national hero of China who allegedly sacrified his life by saving another. A very well created poster with lots of little Chinese children reflective of the era. 30" x 20".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #652376 (stock #C2876)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
This beautiful original Cultural Revolution ceramic statue features the well known Peking Opera show called the Red Detachment Soldiers. This Red Army detachment soldier is the main character from the Peking Opera. The base of the statue states "The Red Detachment of Soldiers". Size: 8" wide by 12.5" tall. This item will come in an oversize package given its fragile nature.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1990 item #935025 (stock #C2938)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
Cultural Revolution statue Mao Ze Dong and children who are young pioneers. Hand glazed color ceramic statue. 4" x 5" x 12".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Contemporary item #131793 (stock #C2147)
West Coast Trading Group
$150.00
During our recent buying trip to China, we had the pleasure of meeting a talented Chinese Avant-garde artist well known in the underground Chinese modern art world. He likes to be remain anonymous, while prefers to signs his art work with the name of "Yian Bin". Unwilling to admit his in depth knowledge in the infamous Cultural Revolution for fear of his personal safety, he demonstrates his vast knowledge and understanding of what is now known as the 10 years of chaos by specializing in Cultu...