Lot n° 20
4000 - 6000
Result with fees
: 29 900EUR
Plat d'Iznik aux bateaux
Turkey, Iznik, Ottoman art, circa 1590
Round siliceous ceramic dish with polychrome decoration, decorated with four large sailing ships and two smaller feluccas in a central medallion with a flamed rim. Stylized border of waves and blue rocks. Condition: one long crack, slightly repaired and slightly repainted, and two other cracks; a hole in the heel and a hole in the rim repaired; minor repaints and small chips.
Diameter : 29,5 cm
Edouard Aynard (Lyon, 1837-Paris, 1913), then by direct descent from his son Francisque Aynard
For two almost identical dishes, one in the Sadberk Hanim Museum in Istanbul, see Laure Soustiel, Splendours of Ottoman Ceramics, Jacquemart André Museum, 2000, cat. 51, p. 92, the other in the Ömer Koç collection, see Hülya Bilgi, The Ömer Koç Iznik Collection, Istanbul, 2015, cat. 232, p. 490. Expert L.S.
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