Burmese antique: An unusual and rare lacquered and gilt figure of a fasting Buddha, Burma
An unusual and rare lacquered and gilt figure of a fasting Buddha, Burma.
Burma, Shan States, 19th Century
Seated with the right hand lowered in bhumisparsimudra and the left resting in his lap.
The face serene and meditative, extensive traces of gilding, with overall red and black lacquer.
84cm (33in) high. x 50 cm wide x 40 cm deep
Note: This item may require special delivery as it is a fairly large and heavy item.