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Vintage

18th-C. Buddha Head

Antonio Martins

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18th-C. Buddha Head
18th-C. Buddha Head
18th-C. Buddha Head
18th-C. Buddha Head
18th-C. Buddha Head

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Product Information

Era:
Antique; 18th century
Condition:
Good; minor flaws from age and use
Materials:
lacquer/acrylic/brass
Size:
10.5" L x 10" W x 26.5" H
Color/Finish:
brown/gold

Why We Love This

Burmese 18th-century dry lacquer Buddha head with downcast eyes and slightly protruding lips. The small-pointed hair locks or shwebo thorns are attached to a tall flame. The face bears Shan characteristics and has an unusually serene expression that was originally covered with gold-leaf. Dry lacquer technique is used to build up pieces with cloth soaked in lacquer on a wooden frame, and the clay core is subsequently removed. This piece is very rare due to its size and condition.
As described by Antonio Martins
White Glove Delivery
Once you have placed your order, you will receive an email from us with tracking information about your item.
Shortly before the arrival date, our delivery service will contact you to schedule a delivery appointment.
Our delivery service will bring the item to your home, perform light assembly, and dispose of any trash.
NUMBER OF ITEMS SHIPPING COSTS
1 $200
2 $250
3+ $350

About Antonio Martins

A native of Brazil, acclaimed San Francisco-based interior designer Antonio Martins has an uncommon global vision. He started his career in Switzerland, where he acquired an appreciation for European design. From Switzerland he moved to Venice, to Frankfurt, then to Hong Kong in the early 1990s for 11 years, where he became immersed in Asian arts and cultures, from Chinese furniture to Shan sculpture from Thailand to Indonesian textiles.