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]

28 octobre 2016

A façon de Venise reverse-painted glass picture, circa 1570, Innsbruck or Hall-in-Tyrol

Lot 23. A façon de Venise reverse-painted glass picture, circa 1570, Innsbruck or Hall-in-Tyrol. Estimate £10,000 - 14,000 (€11,000 - 16,000). Photo Bonhams. depicting the Adoration of the Magi, Joseph standing before an impressive table covered in a cloth edged in gold, the Christ child in his arms, the three Magi before him presenting gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh whilst Mary looks on, the scene set within a crowded interior and framed within a formal border, wooden frame, 25.2cm x 19.6cm visible image ... [Lire la suite]
15 octobre 2016

An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 157. An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000 (USD 18,285 - USD 24,380). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. With sloping rim on short foot, the reverse with alternating paired tulips and flowerheads in cobalt-blue and green, foot drilled, later owner's stickers to base, repaired breaks; 11¼in. (28.6cm.) diam. Christie's. Sale 12241, Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds, 20 October 2016, London, King Street
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15 octobre 2016

An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570

Lot 149. An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1570. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 24,380 - USD 36,570). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. With cusped rim on short foot, the reverse with alternating cobalt-blue paired tulips and cobalt-blue and green rosettes, a plain blue line around the cusped edge, foot and rim drilled, intact; 11 7/8in. (30.8cm.) diam.. Christie's. Sale 12241, Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds, 20 October 2016, London, King Street
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30 septembre 2016

Rare Iznik Tile at Bonhams Indian and Islamic Sale in London

Lot 101. An Iznik pottery tile, Turkey, circa 1580, 33.8 x 29.2 cm. Estimate £25,000 - 35,000 (€29,000 - 41,000). Photo: Bonhams. LONDON - A fine and rare Iznik pottery tile is one of the highlights of Bonhams Islamic and Indian sale in London on 18 October. Estimated at £25,000-35,000 it is part of an impressive selection of antique tiles from Iznik, Kashan and other major pottery centres in the Islamic World. The tile is of rectangular form, decorated in raised red, cobalt-blue and green on a white... [Lire la suite]