• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7843

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    13 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 225

    AN IZNIK POTTERY TILE

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1590

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IZNIK POTTERY TILE
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1590
    Of near square form, the white ground painted in two shades of blue, green, bole-red and black, the design divided into three registers with green dividing lines, the central register with two scrolling interlacing vines issuing flowerheads on white ground, flanked by two registers of white flowerheads and saz leaves on cobalt-blue ground, all of the flowers with red and green highlights, some restoration
    10¼ x 9 5/8in. (26 x 24.5cm.)


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