Sunday, March 20, 2011

Collection : Vintage Ladies

postcard vintage
(postcards)

my current obsession in those vintage pretty ladies.

postcard & playing card
(postcard & playing cards)

The ladies in Chinese styled long gown and fashionable clothes of 20s and 30s
featured in Shanghai 30s-40s calendar.
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Chinese old trademark of China at the time of Qing Dynasty
playing card_2


Old photos ~ 1880 - 1910 of last period of Qing Dynasty
playing card

The Dunghuang Art ~ Fei Tian (Murals)
fei tian

Seth of The Altered Page open call for whom would like to share about their own obsession / collections.

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8 comments:

Raylee said...

so beautiful!

Dave said...

I agree with Raylee, very beautiful! What a wonderful collection!

Luthien said...

woah!! that is a wicked collection!!

Parabolic Muse said...

Oh, I can't believe how great these cards are! This is a lovely collection, and filled with inspiration.
Thank you for sharing them!

Kris said...

OH! These are deliciously elegant. What a cool collection.

Kit Palaskas said...

Thanks for the comment on my blog! Your blog is fascinating. I love the playing cards! How beautiful.

Jill Zaheer said...

Hi Lay Hoon, What an amazing and over the top collection of these beautiful women from all different time periods in all different venues. They are all so beautiful and unique. Thanks so much for sharing this collection- it is really very special! Love the clothes, the background settings, and those etherial Dunghuang art-fei tian murals!

Nicole Austin said...

what a wonderful collection! i love vintage asian ephemera and images.