• 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 232

    AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1590

    Price Realised  

    AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1590
    Of rounded form on short foot, the white interior painted under the glaze in bole-red, cobalt-blue, green and black with a central rosette on blue ground from which radiates a series of red arabesques forming a medallion and containing small blue flowerheads on scrolling vine, the border with repeating trilobed motifs on blue ground, the reverse with alternating blue flowerheads and small floral sprays, repaired breaks
    12 1/8in. (30.9cm.) diam.


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