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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1354321 (stock #CH8.8)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$750.00
Probably the most famous antique shop & print shop (now an auction house as well) specializing in traditional Chinese paintings and books, Rongbaozhai (Studio of Glorious Treasures) was established in the late 17th century. Beijing RongBaoZhai has inherited Chinese traditional block printing skill and has enhanced it onto a higher level. This particular print is a great example of Rongbaozhai’s excellent woodblock printing techniques...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1340625 (stock #CH8.51)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$220.00
This is a Cultural Revolution porcelain figurine of Norman Bethune. It is more finely made than most Cultural Revolution figures and shows the Canadian doctor leading a donkey. Bethune served in the communist Eighth Route Army during the Sino-Japanese War and died from blood poisoning contracted in the operating room. He became a major embodiment of the revolutionary martyr in Cultural Revolution mythology...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1337696 (stock #CH8.84)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$500.00
A rectangular porcelain panting portrait three soldiers of the Red Army in Northwestern costumes of China suggesting they were farmers before they fought with the army against the enemy. It was common for artists to depict farmers as soldiers during the Cultural Revolution time as it implies the Red army was with the people; therefore the party was with the people...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1337695 (stock #CH8.79)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$650.00
This eye-catching porcelain plate features a Red Guard (Hongweibing) broadcasting on the radio with a background of the Great Wall. A slogan that reads “Qian Qiu Gong Zui, Wo Men Ping Shuo” ( We [the people] will decide the merits and demerits [of history] ) is on the plate. Like other work created by Wu, this plate was first drawn in brown then coloured with a second and/or third layer to create a 3D effect...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1332689 (stock #CH8.76)
Maklaiheung Gallery
SOLD
This Cultural Revolution porcelain plate from Jingdezhen is decorated with an original image by the artist Liu Haihe depicting a family as the centre of revolutionary commitment. It is very skillfully and carefully painted. This plate was created during the cultural revolution and it has a mark of “Jingdezhen Art Porcelain Factory Committee” at the base. Liu Haihe (1927-) was born in Jingdezhen. He first studied art (porcelain and painting) when he was 13...