Burmese Painting: A Linear and Lateral History

Burmese Painting A Linear and Lateral History This is the first comprehensive history of Burmese painting from eleventh century Pagan to the present including over painters and than photographs of work The book explores the historical t

  • Title: Burmese Painting: A Linear and Lateral History
  • Author: Andrew Ranard
  • ISBN: 9789749511763
  • Page: 277
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This is the first comprehensive history of Burmese painting, from eleventh century Pagan to the present, including over 175 painters and than 300 photographs of work The book explores the historical transformations of the art, with psychological interpretations of major artists, the legends which followed them, and analysis of their oeuvres It also probes the unusuaThis is the first comprehensive history of Burmese painting, from eleventh century Pagan to the present, including over 175 painters and than 300 photographs of work The book explores the historical transformations of the art, with psychological interpretations of major artists, the legends which followed them, and analysis of their oeuvres It also probes the unusual lateral dimensions of Burmese painting, where one thousand years of tradition have continued to survive and shape a rich corpus of largely unknown work.Renard links the traditional roots of Burmese painting in India with later influences from China, Thailand, Britain, Northern Europe, and America Burma is an isolated country, but its art has been a major wellspring of inspiration in Southeast Asia Today, the country struggles to reconcile complex pressures, and Ranard digs deeply to uncover these layers of conflict as reflected in Burmese painting.

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    1. Andrew Ranard did an incredible job piecing together an important topic of Myanmar's history that few take notice. This mission is in part supported by and inspired from his father's work as a diplomat in Myanmar in the author's childhood.While there are many praises to be made for Ranard, I would like to bring attention to the following for those who may not be familiar with the Burmese art scene:(1) The author received some backlash in the small art circle in Yangon and Mandalay due to his omi [...]



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