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MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art
Ceramic with painting in cobalt blue under the glaze
In 1517, when Syria became part of the Ottoman empire, the great history of ceramics was over. But domestic and architectural ceramics erose, strongly influenced by Iznik, and much needed for numerous new buidings and renovations.
"Tile" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;at;Mus21;23;en
MWNF Working Number: AT1 23