01 juillet 2017

Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Masterpiece London 2017

Iznik tile, Turkey, Second half of the 16th century. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd., Stand C5 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD Mughal octogonal container, India, Late 17th - early 18th century. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd., Stand C5 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD A study of a binjai (mangifera caesia), Probably Penang, 19th century. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd., Stand C5 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. 69 Kensington Church Street, London, W8 4BG, United Kingdom. T  +44 20 7937... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2017

Iznik tile, Turkey, Second half of the 16th century

Iznik tile, Turkey, Second half of the 16th century, 25cm square. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. A polychrome tile of square form painted with cobalt blue, green and bole red on a white slip ground. A central star-like floral rosette is surrounded by four main flower heads on a symmetrical design with leaves and stylised lotus flowers.   A nearly identical tile is illustrated in Bilgi, Iznik: The Ömer Koç Collection, Hülya Bilgi, Ghent, 2015, fig. 149, p. 350. Amir Mohtashemi... [Lire la suite]
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10 avril 2016

A large blue and white Iznik tile, Turkey, late 16th century

Lot 180. A large blue and white Iznik tile, Turkey, late 16th century. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP (50,684 - 76,026EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. decorated in underglaze cobalt blue, light blue and turquoise with scrolling cloudbands around a central medalion containing entwining split palmettes and floral stems, with a geometric border - 62.5 by 40cm. Note: Although blue and white tilework is recorded in Turkey as early as the 1430s (mosque of Murad II in Edirne, circa 1435), it... [Lire la suite]
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