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Though territorially part of Burma, the Shan States developed their own distinct artistic style. During the 18th century, Shan Buddha sculpture became particularly sophisticated and elegant. Finely and realistically molded, the face exudes sweetness and serenity.
The Tai-Shan (Tai Yai) people are believed to have… Continue reading
Shan carving, 18th Century, monastery in Mogok Myanmar
Wood with gold gilt and blue paint
7.25" tall x 2.75" wide x 2.0" deep
$ 385.00 USD