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The Buddha Manbaya


Artist Unknown (Burma (Myanmar))


late 18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G213
The Buddha Manbaya, Artist Unknown (Burma (Myanmar))
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Medium: Sculpture | Dry lacquer with traces of gilt
Size: 45-3/4 x 25-3/4 x 16-1/2 in. (116.2 x 65.4 x 41.9 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Burma (Myanmar), Shan states
Culture: Asia, Burma (Myanmar), Shan states
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: seated cross-legged Buddha with PR hand pointing downward and PL hand palm up on lap; head bent slightly downward, eyes closed; brownish-red color
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Alan and Dena Naylor Southeast Asian Art Fund
Accession Number: 2001.30
Added to Site: February 28, 2009