Standing Buddha Burma, Mandalay.

19th century
Asian Arts
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From: 4020, liege, Belgium

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    Standing Buddha, carved in solid wood on a lotiform base, Burma (Myanmar), Mandalay period, late 19th / early 20th century.
    His posture is natural, and his serene face evokes a slight smile. The intensity of her gaze is particularly striking, as her eyes are made of glass.
    The wood is lacquered and gilded, richly decorated with inclusions of glass or mica (mineral), and the Awakened One holds his monastic robe (uttarasanga) in his left hand. In his right hand, he holds the fruit of the myrobolan tree, an allusion to Buddha's healing powers.
    Provenance: Estate of dealer and collector Claude de Marteau.
    Find out more about the life and works of Claude de Marteau? https://www.thecdmcollection.be/
    We have a very limited number of these pieces. They come from the former stock of his boutique in rue de la Régence and Sablon in Brussels, then frozen for almost 50 years in his attics.
    Sold with proof of origin.
    Rare marks of normal wear, very good condition.
    H 61 cm x W 28 cm x D 10 cm
    Excluding base H 51 cm

    Ref: EFIUU8E9HT

    Condition Very good
    Style Asian Arts (Wood carvings of Asian Arts Style)
    Period 19th century (Wood carvings 19th century)
    Country of origin Myanmar
    Length (cm) 28
    Height (cm) 61
    Depth (cm) 10
    Materials Gilded wood
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
    Location 4020, liege, Belgium
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