BOWL WITH FLYING BIRDS
June 30, 1280
Art and Calligraphy
Bowl with Flying Birds
Iran, probably Kashan, Sultanabad ware, Ilkhanid period
Fritware with underglaze-painted design
Overall: 11.2 x 22 cm (4 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1915.589
This bowl with white slip designs on gray slip grounds, was made after the Mongol conquest of Iran in the 13th century and show Chinese influence in its flat rim.
(Dikran G. Kelekian [1867-1951], New York, NY, sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art)
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH, 1915-present
Charleston, Robert Jesse. 1979. Masterpieces of western and near eastern ceramics. Vol. 4 Vol. 4. New York: distributed by Kodansha International/USA through Harper & Row. Plate 55
Allan, James W. 1991. Islamic ceramics. Oxford: Christie's. Reproduced: p. 35; Mentioned: p. 34
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Thank You for Suggestion and replaced image with proper one.
This is not the same may be one of his great grand children ???