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Myanmar Buddha statues

Myanmar Buddha statues

The history and Buddha statues of Myanmar art is very complex, its origins lying with the ancient ethnic groups that inhabited the region in pre-historic times and its development ghrough the ages resulting from the movements and mergins of these groups both amongst themselves and with migrant groups from elsewhere.

Myanmar Buddha Statues

This website differs from other books / websites on Myanmar art history in a number of ways. First we focus only on Buddhist art development and antique Buddha statues, especially artifacts from the Myanmar school of art. Secondly, the main aim is to describe Myanmar’s Buddhist art development in strict relation to the relevant himeline. Furthermore, artifacts are grouped in accordance with the name of the kingdom, the dynasty or the city where their distinctive style was found. Great care also has been taken to try to avoid causing possible confusion the the reader by analyzing the distinctive styles of each period very thoroughly and supporting this with authentic and relavant illustrations. Emplhasis has been put on developments and the changing art styles of each period supported by sufficient historical evidence to be consistent with the statement The Buddha images of each period were influenced by the social and political environment of the time.

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Buddhist art is a reflection of history and can tell us, indirectly, of events that have occurred through the ages and art in human form, like Buddha images, is its language. A study of these can reveal the origins and development of the different art styles. As stated above, some changes are made here to previously accepted catagorizations of Myanmar art driven by the desire to link each artifact with the period during which it was made, better to highlight the distinct styles of each particular period and the artisans who developed them.

Myanmar art history can be devided into two periods, according to archeolocical evidence provided by Buddhist human-figured sculptures and supported by information available from other forms of art, these are:

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Our special collection of Buddha statues from Burma

Antique wooden Burmese Mandalay Buddha

750 euro

Special antique bronze Burmese Monk statue

2,500 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

975 euro

Old wooden Burmese Buddha statue

175 euro

Antique Burmese limestone Buddha statue

400 euro

Antique bronze Burmese Buddha statue

3,000 euro

Antique Burmese Buddha statue on throne

2,750 euro

Special antique bronze Shan Buddha

3,000 euro

Antique Nyaung-Yan Buddha

950 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha

250 euro

Old wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

800 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,350 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

350 euro

Special antique Burmese Buddha statue

7,500 euro

Very special Burmese marble Buddha statue

6,750 euro

Very special Burmese marble Buddha statue

7,500 euro

Special antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,250 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

1,250 euro

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,950 euro

Large and special Burmese Buddha statue

11,500 euro

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

2,250 euro

Antique standing Mandalay Buddha statue

750 euro

Antique marble Burmese Buddha statue

2,650 euro

18th century Burmese Buddha statue

1,950 euro

Marble stone Burmese Buddha statue

850 euro

Antique bronze Shan Buddha statue

1,150 euro

Special antique marble Buddha statue

5,750 euro

Large antique bronze Arakan Buddha statue

4,250 euro

Old wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

200 euro

Newly made marble Buddha statue

1,450 euro
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