"Blue Leaves"


This original piece is free hand drawn and painted. It is in classical tezhip style painted with watercolour.


Created using delft blue watercolour paint on illustration board.


The painting is in approx 30x40 cm frame in this picture. Due to the convience of shipping it comes unframed. 


This art type is called Baba Nakkash style in Tezhip.

Babanakkas was the head Nakkas (Artist) of the Ottoman Palace at Fatih Sultan Mehmet Period in the 15th Century. Baba Nakkash has given this period his name with his new styles and techniques.

The fig leaves, different mushroom motifs and flowers like Lily were used by Baba Nakkas both in Tezhip and on ceramics such as bowls, jugs, and vases.


Please note the colour may vary slightly due to the nature of photography.


If you are outside Uk, please contact me for shipping infotmation. Because of travel and custom ristrictions due to Covid-19 I have to check the availibility to ship different countries.

"Blue Leaves" without frame


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