26 April 2005
AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH
OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1650
With sloping rim on short foot and of shallow form, the white interior decorated with large bird in cobalt-blue, green and bole-red, with red tulip and various floral sprays, the rim with blue and green triangles with part-rosettes, the exterior with alternating green and blue motifs, chips to rim and foot, foot drilled
10¼in. (26cm.) diam.
Sir Robert Bradlow
Sold Sotheby's London, 22 October 1992, lot 143
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