An Iznik Polychrome Pottery Tile Late 16th-17th C Lot 174
Iznik Arts of the Islamic World
AN IZNIK POLYCHROME POTTERY TILE AND AN IZNIK DISH, TURKEY, LATE 16TH-17TH CENTURY
tile 35.4 x 32cm.dish 26.5cm.
the tile of square form decorated in underglaze cobalt blue, veridian green, turquoise and relief red, outlined in black, with foliate stems with carnations, rosettes, tulips and hyacinths; the dish with a central medallion enclosing palmette arabesques and a border of saz leaf and hyacinths