Iznik Polychrome Pottery Tile

An Iznik Polychrome Pottery Tile Late 16th-17th C Lot 174

 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

MEASUREMENTS
measurements note
tile 35.4 x 32cm.dish 26.5cm.

DESCRIPTION
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