• 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 220

    THREE IZNIK TURQUOISE, BLUE AND WHITE POTTERY TILES

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1530

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THREE IZNIK TURQUOISE, BLUE AND WHITE POTTERY TILES
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1530
    Each with spiralling tendrils issuing sickle-shaped leaves on white ground, each leaf containing further elongated palmettes in cobalt-blue on turquoise-blue ground, with cusped border on blue ground along top, one tile with two corners restored, slight abrasion
    Each 7¾ x 5¼in. (19.8 x 13.3cm.)


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