Old Master Paintings

Bonhams London
London, Knightsbridge

Date of the auction: 23.10.2019

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An Iznik pottery dish

An Iznik pottery dish Turkey, late 16th Century of shallow rounded form on a short foot with everted rim, decorated in raised-red, cobalt-blue green and black outline on a white ground, a spray of tulips, a rose and other flowerheads issuing from a leafy tuft, with central saz leaf, the rim with a

Lot #: 62*

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An Iznik pottery tile

An Iznik pottery tile Turkey, circa 1560 of square form, decorated underglaze in turquoise and cobalt blue on a white ground, with a central lobed arch enclosing an interlace of flowerheads and leafy tendrils, the spandrels with scrolling Chinese-cloud bands 28.1 x 28.3 cm. Fußnoten Provenance

Lot #: 63*

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An Iznik pottery tile

An Iznik pottery tile Turkey, circa 1575-80 of square form, decorated in cobalt blue, turquoise and raised-red with black outline on a white ground, with a design of partial flowerheads issuing tendrils terminating in swirling saz leaves, the upper edge with a border of interlocking palmettes, with

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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A Samson silver-mounted Iznik style porcelain vase

A Samson silver-mounted Iznik style porcelain vase France, 19th Century of baluster form with long slightly waited cylindrical neck, decorated underglaze in polchrome with a series of interlaced saz leaves and lotuses, the foot and rim with silver mounts with maker's mark for Wolfers Fréres

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An unusual underglaze-painted pottery tile

An unusual underglaze-painted pottery tile Probably Damascus, Syria, 16th Century of square form, decorated underglaze in cobalt blue on a white ground with a vase with foliate handles flanked by floral sprays, the vase decorated with a repeat design of vegetal motifs 23.5 x 23.5 cm. Fußnoten

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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A Damascus underglaze-painted pottery dish

A Damascus underglaze-painted pottery dish Syria, 16th/ 17th Century of shallow rounded form on a short foot with everted rim, decorated underglaze in cobalt-blue and black on a white ground with a ewer surrounded by foliate motifs, the border with fish scale motifs interspersed by foliate motifs 25

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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A Damascus underglaze-painted pottery dish

A Damascus underglaze-painted pottery dish Syria, 16th Century of shallow rounded form on a short foot with a wide everted rim, the rim with a cusped edge, decorated in cobalt-blue, green and manganese on a white ground, a roundel to centre containing a quatrefoil motif filled with a floral vine

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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A rare Damascus underglaze-painted pottery water flask (matara)

A rare Damascus underglaze-painted pottery water flask (matara) Syria, 17th Century the bulbous round body tapering towards two short water spouts, the centre of the body indented towards a double loop handle to the upper edge, on a short foot, decorated in cobalt-blue, green and manganese with

Lot #: 69

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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A silver and coral mounted steel dagger (kindjal)

A silver and coral mounted steel dagger (kindjal) Caucasus, 19th Century the double edged steel blade with single fuller, the hilt and scabbard decorated in gilt-silver filigree with raised coral-set bosses in the form of flowerheads surrounded by scrolling foliate interlace, the borders with

Lot #: 70Y

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An Ottoman gold-damascened miquelet gun

An Ottoman gold-damascened miquelet gun Turkey, 18th Century the wood stock decorated in natural and green stained bone and circular brass and ebony geometric mosaics, the underside of the butt with a cartouche containing a palmette motif, the steel lock and barrel decorated in gold inlay with

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An Ottoman voided velvet and metal-thread panel

An Ottoman voided velvet and metal-thread panel Turkey, 17th Century of rectangular form, the red silk pile voided with a repeat design of ogival medallions containing serrated palmettes overlaid with sprays of tulips, carnations and hyacinths, surrounded by flowerheads, the trellis overlaid with

Lot #: 72*

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019

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An Ottoman silk and metal-thread-embroidered barber's apron and matching towel

An Ottoman silk and metal-thread-embroidered barber's apron and matching towel Turkey, 18th Century the apron of rectangular form with opening neck to top, the red ground embroidered in polychrome silks and metal thread with a repeat design of floral sprays, a border around the neck with undulating

Lot #: 73

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 23 Oct 2019