22 May 2019
Two Iznik glazed fritware tiles
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.