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Iznik Dish

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
9A
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Iznik Dish, Turkey, 17th/18th century, shallow rounded form with an everted rim, decorated with alternating blue and red flower and green leaf vines, bordered by a blue and green leaf pattern at the rim, the underside of the rim decorated with stylized leaves and flower stems, dia. 10 1/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

hairline extending from rim, hole drilled in base rim, few chips at rim.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Marion E. James, İznik, İznik pottery, Leaf, Photosynthesis, Plant anatomy, Plant morphology, Plant physiology, Tiling, Turkey

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