Tin-glazed Tile, The Netherlands, c.1620-40

 

Painted in blue with a horse within a scalloped border, the corners with winged leaf motifs.

Provenance: An English Private Collection.

Condition: There is some chipping to the surface and edges, and wear and crazing to the glaze. The reverse has been plastered over in order to attach a suspension hook for hanging.

Dimensions: 13 cm x 13 cm

A Catalogue of English Delftware Tiles, compiled by Jonathan Horne (1980).

Delftware: The Tin-glazed Earthenware of the British Isles, Michael Archer (V&A/HMSO, 1997).

English Delftware, F.H. Garner and Michael Archer (Faber & Faber, 1972).

 

       
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