Himalayan Art Resources

Region: Dali Kingdom Style Art Main Page

Dali Kingdom | Regions Main Page

Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Dali Kingdom Explanation (below)
- Painting
- Sculpture
- Manuscripts
- Buddha Figures
- Peaceful Figures
- Acharya Lokeshvara
- Lokeshvara (Multiple Arms)
- Wrathful Figures
- Trailokyavijaya (Three Legs)
- Miscellaneous Figures & Objects
- Copies, Qianlong and Later
- Modern Copies & Possible Fakes
- Vajra & Bell
- Myanmar Sculpture (Burma)
- Masterworks
- Confusions
- Others...

Chronology:
- Original Dali Works (937-1253)
- Early Dali Copies (Post 1253)
- Qianlong Dali Copies (1735-1796)
- Post Qianlong Dali Copies (Post 1796)

The Dali Kingdom, situated in the Yunnan Province of China, began in 937 and continued through a succession of twenty-two kings to end in 1253 at the hands of the Mongol army of Kublai Khan.

Jeff Watt 5-2015 [updated 6-2017]