• 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 237

    AN IZNIK POTTERY TILE

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1585

    Price Realised  

    AN IZNIK POTTERY TILE
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1585
    The white ground with a central red, green and blue rosette issuing six swirling branches each with a similar smaller rosette, also with the addition of a turquoise colour, set within a cusped red and white circular frame, the linked green spandrels with reserved white, red and blue arabesque panels, slight chipping to edges
    9¾in. (24.5cm.) square


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    For a similar tile, as well as a short discussion on the series from which they come, please see the preceding lot.

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    Please be aware that the illustration to this lot is wrongly labelled 236 in the catalogue.