Lot 32. An Iznik pottery dish, Turkey, late 16th Century; 30.3 cm. diameter. Estimate £ 3,000 - 5,000 (€ 3,500 - 5,800). © Bonhams 2001-2019
of shallow rounded form with everted rim on a short foot, decorated in raised-red, cobalt-blue, green and black outline on a white ground, with a spray of hyacinth, tulips, carnations and other flowerheads issuing from a leafy tuft, the border with rock and wave design, alternating flowerhead and foliate motifs on the exterior.
Provenance: Private UK collection.
Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art Including The Lion and the Sun, Art from Qajar Persia, London, 30 April 2019