Like so many of the items in our collection turkish ceramics and pottery beautifully displays the graceful bounty of nature while telling a story of the past in pictorial harmony the stately elegance of these pieces will fascinate the eyes for years to come. An iznik calligraphic pottery tile ottoman turkey circa 1570.
Jul 28 2020 turkish tin glazed pottery of the 16th to 19th centuries.
Iznik turkey pottery. Iznik pottery or iznik ware named after the town of i̇znik in western anatolia where it was made is a decorated ceramic that was produced from the last quarter of the 15th century until the end of the 17th century. İznik ware in islāmic ceramics a school of turkish pottery making that flowered throughout the 16th and on into the 17th century. Sep 4 2020 explore kathy clement s board iznik on pinterest.
İznik is a town and an administrative district in the province of bursa turkey. The town of i̇znik was an established centre for the production of simple earthenware pottery with an underglaze decoration when in the last quarter of the 15th century craftsmen in the town began to. İznik was an established centre for the production of simple earthenware pottery with an underglaze decoration when in the last quarter of the 15th century craftsmen in the.
These exquisite tiles and pottery represent the cultural and artistic zenith of the ottoman empire. See more ideas about pottery glazes for pottery turkish pottery. Iznik pottery named after the town in western anatolia where it was made is a decorated ceramic that was produced from the last quarter of the 15th century until the end of the 17th century.
8 x 8 in 22 x 21 5 cm. See more ideas about turkish tiles pottery turkish pottery. History of iznik chini tiles pottery chini is the name given to a special quality of ceramic tiles and pottery produced in i̇znik historic nicaea during the 15 and 16th centuries.
90 532 315 9144. νίκαια níkaia from which its modern name also derives the town lies in a fertile basin at the eastern end of lake i̇znik bounded by ranges of hills to the north and south the town is only 90 kilometres 56 miles southeast of istanbul but by road it is 200 km. It was historically known as nicaea greek.
Produced by adhering to the traditional techniques of turkish ceramic and tile art that dates back to 8th and 9th centuries i̇znik works products create a bond between yesterday and today. Iznik turkish ceramics tiles. If you want to join this journey in time the only thing you need to do is to order.
There may have been potteries at i̇znik where there were deposits of suitable clay as early as the 12th century but it was not until the late 15th century that pottery making came into its own in turkey the chief centre of production became established in the. Offered in art of the islamic and indian worlds including oriental rugs and carpets on 25 june 2020 at christie s in london.