• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 295

    A LARGE SAMSON IZNIK-STYLE BOWL

    FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE SAMSON IZNIK-STYLE BOWL
    FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY
    Of flaring form rising from a short straight foot, the decoration with saz leaves, almond-shaped medallions and sprays of prunus, the rim with a band of gold scrolls on blue ground, the interior with white glaze, the base signed, haircrack, otherwise intact, minor rubbing
    19 1/8in. (48.7cm.) diam.


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