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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 192

    A LARGE CIRCULAR QAJAR GLAZED CERAMIC TILE

    TEHRAN, NORTH IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CIRCULAR QAJAR GLAZED CERAMIC TILE
    TEHRAN, NORTH IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Moulded and painted in polychrome, the royal blue field with hunting scene comprising six men on horseback carrying weapons surrounded by various animals and foliage, a row of buildings on the horizon, with border containing several delicately drawn registers of dots, scrolling arabesques and star-shapes, minor chips to rim, otherwise intact
    21 5/8in. (54.9cm.) diam.


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