An Iznik polychrome pottery dish with rosettes and saz leaves, Turkey, circa 1570
fritware, underglaze-painted in cobalt blue, turquoise green and bole red with fine green-black outlines with a design of two long serrated twisting saz leaves enclosing a symmetrical design of rosettes and hyacinths with trefoil clasp, serrated rim,underside with paired tulips and flowerhead motifs, old collection labels 'Jean Lagonico 2', 'Collection A. [Imbert]', '10', 'Sotheby's Monaco 7 December 1991 lot 4', one drill to the foot and one drill to the rim
Sotheby’s Monaco, La collection Lagonico, 7 December 1991, lot 4.
Ex-collection Jean Lagonicos.
Ex-collection Stefanos Lagonikos (label now missing).
Ex-collection A. Imbert, Rome, no.1906 9, 1919 (only remnants of label left).