Lacquered Buddhas also termed Paper Mache are unique. Normally very large, but light and often with an inscription dedicated to the owner. Some of Myanmar’s most attractive and beautiful images are crafted in lacquer, however, as they are fragile, only few are without restorations.
Beautiful sitting Pagan Buddha in red and black lacquer on a large lotus throne. In a very good condition. The face is serene. Notice that the fingers are separated; a rare feature on lacquer Buddhas. Place of origin: Burma Material: Lacquer Height: 62 cm. Lenght/dept: Age: Beginning of 20 th cent.