2 Items Tagged "wealth"

Two women in Burma that are posed in a picture

The Ironies of British Colonists in Burma

I have chosen to analyze the photograph titled “Burmese Ladies of Wealth,” taken between 1885 and 1895, in the region of Burma (also known as Myanmar). The photographer…

Two Young Burmese Women in a Staged Photo

Burmese Ladies of Wealth: Colonial Implications

Presently known as Myanmar, Burma has a long and rich history. The early remnants of Burmese civilization are estimated by anthropologists to be over 3,500 years old, as…