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.
This China East Cigarette company advertising poster features a slim lady with holding a chubby and happy kid. Painted by an artist named "Li Guang", as displayed in the lower left corner of this poster, this poster conveyed a happy traditional family image while advertising for a fairly modern product. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
Though this poster does not display the brand of cigarette this fashionable dressed modern Shanghai lady is holding, it does make everyone wants to know what she smokes. This poster provides almost a oil painting on canvas look. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
This San Da Brand Cosmetics advertising poster from the 1930 Shanghai era prominently displays a lady holding her Violin, with background of a traditional Chinese garden with an oval shaped window overlooking the lake. On the lower left corner are different types of cosmetics in rather tasteful packaging. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
This 1930 Shanghai era adverting poster is for Keenien Grande cigarettes. On the lower left corner it says "You enjoy smoking this brand and I enjoy smoking this brand too: Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
This advertising poster features a woman in traditional Chinese Chi-Pao, sitting demurely on a western style stool, posing for the advertisement for Yin Dan Pill. Yin Dan Pill, a Chinese herbal medicine that supposed to improve women's fertility available in the 30th. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
This black and white movie advertisement poster features the most famous movie star of the time in Shanghai 1930. Her name is Butterfly Wu ("Hu Die" in putonghua romanization), and she was a true screen phenomenon...
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...
Grand America Cigarette Company advertising poster prominently displays six different brands of cigarettes on two sides of this poster. Mixing Chinese sounding brands and American sounds brands, there were the "Washington" brand, "Red Lion" brand, "Freedom" brand, "Old Coin" brand, "Red Room" brand and "Three Eight" Brand. On the lower side of the poster were the distribution company's address in ShangDong province and the telephone number...
This Japanese White Crane Sake advertisement poster features a Japanese lady in her Kimono, holding two ballet dancer figurines. A very intriguing image to be studied up close.
"Hatamen" Cigarette girl poster from 1930 Shanghai era. This poster was created by an well known artist of the time with pen name of "Bo-Xiang", as evidenced by the artist's signature stamp on the lower left side of this poster.
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.
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.
This formula product advertisement is one of the Western imports in the 1930s of Shanghai era. Lactogen brand formula for babies, as advertised on the poster, features a woman in traditional Chinese dress, sitting on a low Chinese stool, demurely posting for this ad. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
"My Dear" brand or otherwise known as "MeiLi" in Chinese (translates into "Beautiful") brand cigarette advertising poster features a modern lady smoking a long cigarette. "My Dear" brand, is product belonging to HuanChen Cigarette company, as evidenced by the company name printed on the left of the poster. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
This advertising poster from 1930 Shanghai era is an ad for a company that produced "Flower and Drum" brand fabrics coloring material that came in a bag. The company's address, which was located in TianJin is prominently displayed on the lower right corner. Judging by the attire, this poster is likely to be produced prior to the 1930's, before the Western influence became the dominant force in Shanghai, China. Size: 31.5" L by 11.5" W.
This advertising poster is an ad for Central Agency Ltd., a company incorporated in Glasgow, Scotland. This advertisement poster featuring a lady in Chinese dress sitting on a very elaborately carved chair that is more Queen Ann style than Chinese. Size: 31.5" long by 20.5" wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1940 item #100020 (stock #V2064)
West Coast Trading Group
Size: 61” (L) by 15” (W) “When one is poor, one should plan to change the situation by holding high desires like the tall clouds, when one is getting old, one should strive to be healthy and strong just like before.”. By KangYou Wei. 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...