Lot overview
Auction 1093, Asian Art II China, Tibetan-Nepalese Art, 18.06.2017, 10:30, Brussels Lot 5032

An Iranian Lajvardina fritware tile with a hunting scene

 2nd half 13th C.An Iranian Lajvardina fritware tile with a hunting scene, Auction 1093 Asian Art II China, Tibetan/Nepalese Art, Lot 5032

An Iranian Lajvardina fritware tile with a hunting scene

Cobalt blue glaze, red and white overglaze decor, traces of gilding. Modelled tile with relief decor depicting a horseman amid foliate ornaments and birds in flight, presumably part of a fries. Restored and glued over breakages, the surface partially matte and with sintering. H 19.4, W 19 cm.

2nd half 13th C.

Provenance

Formerly the Kelekian Collection.

Literature

Cf. Porter, Islamic tiles, London 1995, p. 40 f., no. 29.

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