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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 431

    AN IZNIK BLUE AND WHITE POTTERY DISH

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IZNIK BLUE AND WHITE POTTERY DISH
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600
    With sloping rim on short foot, the white interior painted under the clear glaze with a Chinese inspired design of a branch issuing two pomegranate fruit flanked by floral sprays, the cavetto with a band of cloud-motifs, the rim with a slightly more complex similar design, the exterior with alternating blue circular and trefoil motifs between plain stripes, two repaired breaks in rim, one extending in a crack into the body, rim fritted, foot drilled
    14 1/8in. (35.8cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Edwin Binney 3rd
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art, sold in these Rooms 27 April 2004, lot 61.