13 avril 2021

A pair of Iznik pottery tiles, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 95. A pair of Iznik pottery tiles, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570. Each 9 ½ x 9 ½in. (24.5 x 24.5cm.). Estimate: GBP 18,000 - GBP 24,000. Sold for: GBP 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. The white ground decorated in cobalt-blue, bole-red, green and turquoise with two saz leaves overlaid with tulips surrounded by flowering prunus blossoms, beneath a red cartouche with tulips, similar partial cartouches in the lower corners, blue part palmettes in the upper corners. Provenance: Ader Picard... [Lire la suite]
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08 avril 2021

An Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 76. An Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570; 10 x 10 ¼in. (25.3 x 25.9cm.). Estimate: GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000. Sold for: GBP 62,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. Th.e white ground decorated in cobalt-blue, bole-red and green with leafy stems terminating in roses, tulips and a large carnation, the upper edge with a border of serrated leafy palmettes in cobalt-blue, intact Literature: Art ottoman: centenaire de la Maison Soustiel 1883-1983, exposition, Galerie Jean Soustiel, Paris, du... [Lire la suite]
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08 avril 2021

An Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 74. An Iznik pottery tile, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570; 11 ¼ x 11 3/8in. (28.5 x 28.7cm.). Estimate: GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000. Sold for: GBP 11,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. The white ground decorated in cobalt-blue, turquoise, emerald-green and bole-red with a design of staggered cusped arabesque medallions linked by spiralling palmette vine with small saz leaf terminals, intact, very minor chips to edges. Provenance: Anon sale, Christie's London, 10 October 2006, lot 73. Christie's. Art of... [Lire la suite]
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16 mars 2020

An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 121. An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570; 11 5/8in. (29.5cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 25,120 - USD 37,680). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020.  With sloping cusped rim, the interior decorated in cobalt-blue, green and bole-red with two saz leaves enclosing rosettes and hyacinths, the rim with wave and rock design, the exterior with alternating blue and green floral motifs, the underside with old collection labels, drilled hole to foot and rim,... [Lire la suite]
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26 octobre 2019

An Iznik polychrome pottery tile with interlacing split-palmettes and lotus blossoms, Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 276. An Iznik polychrome pottery tile with interlacing split-palmettes and lotus blossoms, Turkey, circa 1570; 24.4 by 24.5cm. framed. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 12,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. square form, fritware decorated in underglaze cobalt blue, emerald green, turquoise and bole red, outlined in black, with stylised split-leaf palmettes surrounded by spiralling tendrils issuing interlocking saz leaves, stylised flowerheads and composite lotus blossoms. ... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2019

An Iznik pottery jug, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 198. An Iznik pottery jug, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570; 9¼in. (23.4cm.) high. Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000. Price realised GBP 37,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Of accentuated baluster form with large belly, the dusty pink slip ground covered with blue slip arabesque panels enclosed within white arabesque ogival lattice, between plain blue bands, mouth restored. Note: The present jug is one of a very small number of Iznik vessels decorated on top of a coloured slip ground. In the... [Lire la suite]
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27 avril 2019

An Iznik Cintamani pottery Jug, Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 29. An Iznik Cintamani pottery Jug, Turkey, circa 1570; 19 cm. high. Estimate £ 3,000 - 4,000 (€ 3,500 - 4,600). © Bonhams 2001-2019 of compressed globular form on a short foot with waisted cylindrical neck and simple handle, decorated underglaze in cobalt-blue, turquoise and raised-red on a white ground with cintamani motifs interspersed by palmettes. Provenance: Private Greek collection. Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art Including The Lion and the Sun, Art from Qajar... [Lire la suite]
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07 octobre 2018

An Iznik polychrome pottery dish with rosettes and saz leaves, Turkey, circa 1570

  Lot 191. An Iznik polychrome pottery dish with rosettes and saz leaves, Turkey, circa 1570; 29.4cm. diam. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. fritware, underglaze-painted in cobalt blue, turquoise green and bole red with fine green-black outlines with a design of two long serrated twisting saz leaves enclosing a symmetrical design of rosettes and hyacinths with trefoil clasp, serrated rim,underside with paired tulips and flowerhead motifs, old collection... [Lire la suite]
06 juillet 2017

William Larkin portrait smashes estimate at Bonhams Old Master Paintings sale

William Larkin, Portrait of Thomas Pope, later 3rd Earl of Downe. Sold for £449,000 (€511,768). Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- William Larkin’s Portrait of Thomas Pope, later 3rd Earl of Downe, sold in the room for a remarkable £449,000, ten times its estimate of £40,000-60,000, at Bonhams Old Master Paintings sale today, 5 July 2017. Bonhams Director of Old Master Paintings, Andrew McKenzie said, “Having spent much of its life at Wroxton Abbey, William Larkin’s magnificent Portrait of Thomas Pope is unusually well... [Lire la suite]
20 décembre 2016

Cameo with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, English, circa 1570

Lot 65. Cameo with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, English, circa 1570. Estimate 7,000 — 10,000 GBP. Lot sold 27,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's chalcedony, set in a later gold mount - cameo: 23mm., 15/16 in., 28mm., 1 2/16 in. overall (excluding hoop) Note: In contemporary depictions of Queen Elizabeth's courtiers they are often shown wearing cameo portraits of the queen which were presented to her favourites as ambassadorial gifts; note in particular the painting by Robert... [Lire la suite]