08 avril 2021

A rimless Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530

Lot 77. A rimless Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530; 11 1/8in. (28.3cm.) diam. Estimate: GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000. Sold for: GBP 18,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. The white ground decorated in different shades of cobalt-blue with three flowering trees divided by stylised flowerheads, within an elegant meandering floral border, the exterior with a similar floral meander, repaired breaks. Note: This highly unusual rimless dish has a number of technical features that suggest it is part of an early,... [Lire la suite]
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08 avril 2019

A rare and important Iznik 'Golden Horn' pottery dish, Turkey, circa 1530

Lot 130. A rare and important Iznik 'Golden Horn' pottery dish, Turkey, circa 1530; 28.2cm. diam. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 GBP (348,240 - 580,399 EUR). Lot sold 531,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. of shallow, rounded form with narrow flanged rim, decorated in cobalt blue with a large central serrated roundel filled with intricate scrolls comprising four large spiral stems, interspersed with five smaller spiral stems, thin paired lines below the rim, rim with... [Lire la suite]
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02 mars 2017

Wartski at TEFAF Maastrich 2017

Pomander, possibly German, circa 1690. Antique silver © Wartski Two early pomanders, probably Dutch, circa 1530 and 1670. Silver. Height 7.3 cm (larger example including loop). Height 4.5 cm © Wartski The larger pomander is engraved with attributes of the goddess Venus including amorini, forget me nots and roses. These alternate between three panels engraved with gods: Mars with his helmet, shield and lance; his mother Juno with her attendant peacock; and Venus with a radiant heart in one hand and her own son Cupid in the other.... [Lire la suite]
25 janvier 2017

Casteldurante ou Duché d'Urbino, circa 1530. Grande coupe ronde à petit piédouche

  Lot 17. Casteldurante ou Duché d'Urbino, circa 1530. Grande coupe ronde à petit piédouche. Estimation : 30 000 - 40 000 €. Photo Beaussant Lefèvre décor polychrome en plein sur fond bleu d'un buste de femme de face dit «Bella» habillée d'un corsage jaune et coiffée de tresses descendant sur son cou. Porte l'inscription sur un phylactère: «MINERVA BELLA». Diamètre: 24,5 cm. Hauteur totale: 5 cm. État de conservation: une légère fêlure, un petit morceau recollé sur le bord, très... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2016

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna and Child with Saints, circa 1530

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna and Child with Saints, circa 1530. Oil on wood, 75.5 × 60cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze.
20 avril 2016

A blue and white hexagonal Iznik tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530

Lot 154. A  blue and white hexagonal Iznik tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530. Estimate £8,000 – £12,000 ($11,376 - $17,064). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The white ground decorated in cobalt-blue and turquoise with a design of radiating arabesques flanking palmettes executed in two shades of blue, simple line border, minor surface chips; 7in. (17.8cm.) across Provenance: Anon sale, Sotheby's London, 27th April 1995, lot 70 Note: Tiles of this design are associated with the facade of... [Lire la suite]
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20 avril 2016

The largest recorded Iznik ‘grape’ dish: A large and impressive early Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530

Lot 155. The largest recorded Iznik ‘grape’ dish: A large and impressive early Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530. Estimate £300,000 – £400,000 ($426,600 - $568,800). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 With cusped sloping rim on short foot, the white ground painted in blue and turquoise with a central roundel containing bunches of grapes issuing from a vine with scalloped leaves and scrolling tendrils, the cavetto with an alternating design of similar palmettes issuing small leaves, the border with... [Lire la suite]
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24 novembre 2013

Carreau Iznik,Turquie, Iznik, circa 1530, Empire Ottoman

  Carreau Iznik,Turquie, Iznik, circa 1530, Empire Ottoman. Photo Boisgirard et Associés Céramique siliceuse à décor polychrome peint sous glaçure transparente. Hauteur : 25 ; Largeur : 24,3 cm. (Altération de la glaçure, éclats de surface, petits bouchages). Estimation : 4 000 / 6 000 €Provenance : ancienne collection Lagonico Ce carreau est inscrit d’un losange centré d’une palmette entourée de fleurs.Les quatre angles sont décorés de nuages tchi appartenant au répertoire décoratif chinois et... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2009

South Netherlandish School, circa 1530, Portrait of a Nobleman

South Netherlandish School, circa 1530, Portrait of a Nobleman oil on panel. 8 7/8 by 7 3/8 in.; 22.5 by 18.7 cm. Estimate 30,000—50,000 USD PROVENANCE: Edouard Jonas, Paris;S.M. Grier, New York, 1931;Ryle, New York;By whom (anonymously) sold, New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., November 28, 1951, lot 57 (as by the Master of the Magdalene Legend);There purchased by the late collectors Sotheby's. Important Old Master Paintings, Including European Works of Art. 29 Jan 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy... [Lire la suite]
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