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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 219

    A PAIR OF LARGE IZNIK STYLE CHARGERS

    MARKED BOCH KERAMIS FRERES, BELGIUM, CIRCA 1900

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    A PAIR OF LARGE IZNIK STYLE CHARGERS
    MARKED BOCH KERAMIS FRERES, BELGIUM, CIRCA 1900
    Each with sloping rim, on circular foot, marked B.F.K. 6/12 AB and B.F.K. 6/40 AB
    Each 17 3/8in. (44.2cm.) diam.


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    BFK is the mark of "Boch Frères Keramis' founded by Eugene and Victor Boch and their brother-in-law in 1841 and located in La Louvière in eastern Belgium. Another BFK Iznik-style dish sold at Christie's South Kensington, 7 October 2011, lot 588.
    A large dish from this series sold at Christie’s South Kensington, 24 April 2015, lot 434. A pair of fine dishes with saz leaves sold at Christie's South Kensington, 9 October 2015, lot 447.