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Object Number:
2005-10-13
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Thai
Buddhist
Provenience:
Burma
North Thailand
Date Made:
19th Century
Early Date:
1800
Late Date:
1899
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Wood
Pigment
Glass
Technique:
Inlaid
Painted
Iconography:
Attendant
Description:
Female attendant to the Buddha kneeling with her hands folded in front. Painted detail with glass inlay accents.The absence of gold leaf on the wood suggests a tribal origin, possibly Shan. One of a pair.
Credit Line:
Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection
Other Number:
25.162.1   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Article] White, Joyce C. & Lang, Stephen A. 2008. "The Asian Section". Arts of Asia. 38 (5): 96-110. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 108, Fig. 57
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[Book] Nancy Tingley. 2003. Doris Duke: the Southeast Asian Art Collection. 104 p. : col. ill., maps ; 26 cm. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 20, fig. 10
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