7 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 3,500
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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