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22 May 2019

Japanese, Islamic and Indian Works of Art

Lot 20

Two Iznik glazed fritware tiles

Estimate £1200 - £1800 + fees

Sold Price £2000

Two Iznik glazed fritware tiles, Ottoman Turkey, probably 17th century, painted with vertically waving stylised floral design, overall size 50cm x 22cm, each tile 25cm x 22cm, mounted on metal stand (2)


Compare with a large tile panel in Topkapi Palace on the outside wall of the Privy Chamber.

Provenance: From the Estate of the late Sir Howard Hodgkin CH CBE, acquired Artcurial, Paris, sale 115872/16 lot 118, ISL 2139.


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