14 août 2019

A calligraphic Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1600

2013_CKS_01117_0218_000(a_calligraphic_iznik_pottery_tile_ottoman_turkey_circa_1600)

Lot 218. A calligraphic Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1600; 13¼ x 13¼in. (33.8 x 33.8cm.). Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000. Price realised GBP 35,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013

Of square form, the white ground decorated in cobalt-blue, turquoise, bole-red and black with the upper right-hand corner of a black-outlined inscription in large white thuluthreserved against blue ground, the calligraphy within a turquoise outlined panel, around this a band of large flowerheads and curling saz leaves on a white ground, half a palmette to the left hand side, chips to edges.

ProvenanceFormerly European private collection since early 20th century.

Christie's. Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds, London, 25 April 2013

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