• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 78

    An Iznik pottery tile

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1580

    Price Realised  

    An Iznik pottery tile
    Ottoman Turkey, circa 1580
    The near square tile with white ground painted in cobalt-blue, green and bole-red with a central trefoil palmette flanked by two half trefoils, each filled with split palmettes, the trefoils linked by a lobed border of similar arabesque motifs, minor turquoise border below, damaged
    26 x 25.5 cm.


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