25 mars 2009

A rare Iznik blue and grey Chinoiserie dish, Turkey, circa 1560

A rare Iznik blue and grey Chinoiserie dish, Turkey, circa 1560 of shallow rounded form with braketed rim, decorated in greyish-blue with a central floral medallion encircled by lotus blossoms issuing leaves and tendrils outlined in dark grey and set in a same colour boder, the cavetto decorated with a repetition of similar floral designs, rim decorated with flowers and leaves framed by dark grey boder, the reverse with alternating tulip bunches and rosettes, clean break and repair. 36cm. diam. Estimate 60,000—80,000 GBP ... [Lire la suite]
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