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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #365357 (stock #M2052)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Cast iron chubby baby boy in the shape of Chinese pillow. These baby lying down poses in the shape of pillow were featured in both porcelain and metal. They were used primarily as decorative items that symbolizes happiness and longevity. Great Feng Shui item for the home and garden. Nice patina developed with silvery shine on the surface. Wonderful piece with his female companion featured in our next item M2053. 4” x 5” x 10”.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #363683 (stock #M2049)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Cast Iron Gilt Buddha's hand. A great display piece with great patina. The Buddha's hand is in the Jnana Mudra, gesture of teaching. In this gesture, the tips of the index and the thumb are joined and held near the center of the chest with the palm turned inward. This is often associated with the characteristic mudra of Manjushree. 10" L x 3" W x 3" D. Enlargement 1 and catalog photo shows the hand in upright position, which is a mounted version of the hand...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362600 (stock #V2120)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Shanghai Hua Yi Shi Pharmaceutical company advertising poster featuring images from the 1930s Colonial shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362597 (stock #V2117)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Eveready battery Shanghai poster featuring images from the 1930s colonial Shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362596 (stock #V2118)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
White Crane Sake advertising poster featuring images from the 1930s colonial Shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362593 (stock #V2116)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Gossage and Son China Ltd. Company soap and cosmetics product advertising poster,
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362592 (stock #V2115)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Hua Lu Brand Soap Advertisement Poster
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362591 (stock #V2114)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
East Ocean (Dong Yang) Japanese Cosmetics Advertising poster featuring a woman holding a Chinese musical instrument.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1960 item #350122 (stock #S1344)
West Coast Trading Group
$269.00
Hand Painted medicine Buddha in stone composite. Beautifully painted face and rope, it's in red and gold tones. Medicine Buddha is Buddha Gautama, who often called himself the healer of suffering inthe world, and Dharma was the medicine. Japanese people favored Medicine Buddha over other types of Buddha and often built shrine to worship this healer. Excellent piece for garden or home. Perfect for outdoor setting or indoor decor. Size: 10" x 5" x 18". approx. 60 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349344 (stock #S1337)
West Coast Trading Group
$429.00
This sitting Guan Yin, an Avalokitesvara in Lalita Asana is carefully carved with intricate details. The Lalita Asana is a pose of ease-one leg pendant and is resting on a lotus pedal. The other leg is in the usual position of Buddha. It is said that Taras, the consort of Dhyani Buddha are found in this position. Guan Yin, an Avaloktesvara, is said to be the Chinese version of Tara, is seen in this position in this stone sculpture. The backdrop is a carving of a pine tree, symbol of longevity...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349045 (stock #S1332)
West Coast Trading Group
$489.00
This sitting meditating Sakyamuni Buddha is holding the fearless mudra, known as Abhaya Mudra (Gesture of protection). The stone plate serves as a backdrop, featuring eternal flames and a mystical creature’s face that resembled a Garuda. The Buddha is in meditating lotus position. The base he’s sitting on is supported by mystical creatures, a common offering position. Marble stone carving...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349044 (stock #S1331)
West Coast Trading Group
$459.00
This sitting meditating Sakyamuni Buddha is holding the fearless mudra, known as Abhaya Mudra (Gesture of protection). The stone plate serves as a backdrop, featuring carved flames and a dragon head. The use of flames as ritual objects is seen as weapon of war and as an important component of offerings. It is often carried by Shiva. Dragon is the symbol of power and strength and is thought to offer protection...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #345818 (stock #V2113)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Shanghai Movie Star brand perfume ad poster.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #345817 (stock #V2112)
West Coast Trading Group
$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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #345511 (stock #V2111)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Shanghai advertising poster - woman with a fish bowl.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #338845 (stock #M2047)
West Coast Trading Group
$369.00
This bronze crane on turtle statue is perfect for a zen garden setting. Crane is a symbol of longevity and love and is a common object seen in Japanese landscapes. Dragon turtle is a mystical creature in Chinese mythology and is used to symbolize longevity. The statue looks great near a pond or stand on its own in a zen garden. The crane is holding a plum flower branch in its mouth, the tip part of the blossom branch is a small bowl, makes a wonderful candle holder...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1980 item #338785 (stock #B2047)
West Coast Trading Group
$95.00
Referred by Chinese as Tibetan Enameled Fengshui panel, this unusual wall hanging comes with black wooden frame with enameled Dragon design on tin. Dragon is a symbol of strength and power and brings good fortune to one's home...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1980 item #338781 (stock #B2046)
West Coast Trading Group
$95.00
Referred by Chinese as Tibetan Enameled Fengshui panel, this unusual wall hanging comes with black wooden frame with enameled Dragon and Phoenix design on tin. Dragon is a symbol of strength and power and brings good fortune to one's home. Phoenix is a mystical creature that supposedly brings happiness and peace to one’s home...