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A LARGE THEODORE DECK IZNIK-STYLE POTTERY DISH WITH GRAPES, FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 GBP

A LARGE THEODORE DECK IZNIK-STYLE POTTERY DISH WITH GRAPES, FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY

A LARGE THEODORE DECK IZNIK-STYLE POTTERY DISH WITH GRAPES, FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 GBP

Lot sold:

8,750

GBP

A LARGE THEODORE DECK IZNIK-STYLE POTTERY DISH WITH GRAPES, FRANCE, 19TH CENTURY


with scalloped rim, glazed earthenware painted in underglaze cobalt blue, light green, manganese and black, featuring a grape design with floral bouquets in the cavetto and scroll-band rim, the underside with floral stems, impressed 'TH DECK' in red, with two drill holes


42cm. diam. 

Intact, some minor nicks to outer rim with minor associated restoration, some dirt spotting to exterior, two drill holes for hanging to foot, as viewed.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

For further discussion on the influence of Chinese porcelains on Iznik wares, see Atasoy & Raby 1989, p.121.