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1940 Ad Vintage Park Hotel Nanjing Road Shanghai China Building Chinese GOE1

1940 Ad Vintage Park Hotel Nanjing Road Shanghai China Building Chinese GOE1

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This is an original 1940 black and white print ad for the Park Hotel on Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China, operated by the International Hotels, Ltd. This hotel was the "the first high building of Far East" in the thirties.

CONDITION

This 74+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 8.5 inches; 8 x 22 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

The Far East was an exotic place even as late as the mid-20th century. Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection from 1940 of original advertising for various industries, products, and services, as well as color prints of tourist attractions, of the countries of Japan, China, India, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Burma, Australia and New Zealand. These items provide a glimpse into the economy and culture of that period during Japan's occupation of China but before the start of World War II in the Pacific.

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