22 May 2019
A Damascus glazed fritware tile
Sold Price £480
A Damascus glazed fritware tile, Ottoman Syria, 18th century, with waving pomegranate, tulip, hyacinth and carnation design, 21cm x 20cm, mounted for wall hanging
Compare the design with a tile panel in The Potteries Museum (inv. 1952P84-transferred from V&A in 1952)
Provenance: From the Estate of the late Sir Howard Hodgkin CH CBE, acquired Sarl Prado Faloue Encheres, Bordeaux, 27th May 2012, lot 142.