Turkey, Iznik, Ottoman art, 17th century
Round siliceous ceramic dish with polychrome decoration, decorated with an airy floral composition composed of a curved blue and green saz palm among three red carnations and two blue tulips. Black stylized waves and rocks border. Condition: unbroken, cracks, glaze worn and scratched in places, chips on the rim. Expert L.S.
Diameter : 32 cm
Edouard Aynard (Lyon, 1837-Paris, 1913), then by direct descent of his son Francisque Aynard