Tile with Floral Cartouche Design on Ebru (Marble Imitation Pattern) Background, Stonepaste; polychrome painted under transparent glaze

Tile with Floral Cartouche Design on Ebru (Marble Imitation Pattern) Background

Object Name:
Square tile
Date:
late 16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey, Iznik
Medium:
Stonepaste; polychrome painted under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm)
W. 13 3/8 in. (34 cm)
D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Wt. 2lbs 10 oz (1190.8 g)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
Gift of William B. Osgood Field, 1902
Accession Number:
02.5.102
Not on view
W. B. Osgood Field, New York (until 1902; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Hagop Kevorkian Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Flowers and Leaves: The Ottoman Pottery of Iznik," September 25, 1991–November 15, 1992, no catalogue.

New York. Visual Arts Gallery. "Iznik, Legendary Ceramics from Turkey: an Art Reborn," January 15, 2005–February 26, 2005, p. 27.

Hristoff, Peter. "An Art Reborn." In Iznik: Legendary Ceramics from Turkey. New York, NY: School of Visual Arts, 2004. p. 27, ill. (color).