TITLE

The glory of Iznik

AUTHOR(S)
Highet, Juliet
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Jun99, Issue 291, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the growing recognition of Iznik ceramic art, an artform originating from the Ottoman Empire in the 15th and 16th century. Technological advancement of the Iznik potters; Iznik pottery as a high point in Ottoman culture; Demise of Iznik pottery due to competition from Chinese pottery and shortsighted policies.
ACCESSION #
1987121

 

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