Results 1 – 27 of 27 Iznik. The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey by Atasoy, Nurhan and Raby, Julian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available. Get this from a library! Iznik: the pottery of Ottoman Turkey. [Nurhan Atasoy; Julian Raby; Yanni Petsopoulos] — Iznik is a magnificent large-format book on the . Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

Author: Zuramar Faubei
Country: Cambodia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 17 March 2008
Pages: 349
PDF File Size: 12.23 Mb
ePub File Size: 14.60 Mb
ISBN: 358-6-88290-385-1
Downloads: 29960
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Maukasa

This was especially so in the Ottoman court and the Safavid court in Persia which had important collections of Chinese blue-and-white porcelain. There are no surviving written documents that provide details on how this came about. Instead they were formed in separate sections that were allowed to dry and then stuck together using the fritware paste.

A large dish of similar period is in the Antaki collection. While tthe form of the spout in this ewer is similar to those, this full-bellied body is mid-way in form between the others.

Alba Selita rated it it was amazing May 13, A key object from this period is a ceramic vessel in the form of a mosque lamp with an inscribed date that is now in the British Museum. See, for example, the dish offered as lot in this sale. Please note that discussion here on our site will be moderated. I9 A F Unknown.


A rare and impressive blue and white Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, circa 1530-35

In particular the rim with its fine swirling otgoman with strong cusping is unusually fine. Between the letters are flowers in purple and turquoise. Designs become simpler, but still frequently take Chinese motifs for inspiration. Iznik Pottery,pp. Even after the introduction of a range of different pigments, vessels were sometimes still produced with a restricted palette.

The change was almost certainly a result of active intervention and patronage by the recently established Ottoman court in Istanbul who greatly valued Chinese blue-and-white porcelain.

It is isnik probable that they were decorated by the same potter. This page was last edited on 15 Decemberat Dish with a prunus tree reserved in white on a green ground, c.

When the paste was partly dry the foliate rim would have been sculptured by hand. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Photo Christie’s Image Ltd Dish with cloud scrolls that are similar to those on the lamp, c. Arabesque Geometric turey Girih tiles Ghe. Jugs, hanging lamps, cups, bowls and dishes were produced, inspired by metalwork and illuminated books as well as Chinese ceramics.

Tiles were exported to Cairo where they were used to decorate the Aksunkur Mosque which was remodelled by Ibrahim Agha in — Detail of mosque portico showing underglaze Iznik tile lunette and roundel”.

Your comments will be greatly appreciated, however we expect participants to treat each pttoman with respect. Other forms occasionally come up for auction, but are rarer. Arabic Mughal Ottoman Persian.


Iznik Pottery (16th Century)

Increasingly, one sees the naturalistic design that comes to dominate production. A surviving account book for that records wages paid to craftsmen employed by the Ottoman court, lists a tilemaker from Tabriz with ten assistants.

With Fernand Adda Literature: Cemal rated it did not like it Jan 13, Large quantities of tiles were required. The fritware body was coated with a thin layer of white slip. Please enter your message. Yusuf added it Apr gurkey, The most significant charity auction ever staged is per cent sold after 10 days of online sales and three days of live auctions.

Kutahya had a large Armenian tye, so the pottery produced there often incorporates Christian motifs.

This used a repertoire of stylised tulips, carnations, roses and hyacinths. The archaeological evidence from other sites in Turkey suggests that Miletus ware was produced in large quantities and widely distributed.

The discovery of kiln-wasters confirmed that the pottery was manufactured locally.

Refresh and try again. Price realised GBP 61, Sponsored Advertisement Space Available.