Delft tile fireplace. Delfts blauw is blue and white pottery made in and around delft in the netherlands and the tin glazed pottery made in the netherlands from the 16th century. Delft was made in england in the eighteenth century. William morris victorian tiles for fireplaces walls and porches from victorian ceramics.
Classic vintage reproduction tiles to suit your period feature and victorian fireplaces surrounds. Design from william de morgan william morris and philip webb. Sepia delft tiles surrounded the fireplace their crudely drawn biblical scenes in faded cyclamen blending with the pinkish pine while above them instead of a mantelshelf there was an archway high enough to form a balcony with slender balusters and a tapestry hung wall behind.
The dc big flea antiques market november 3rd 4th saturday 9a 6p sunday 11a 5p dulles expo center 4320 chantilly shopping ctr chantilly va 20151. Hand painted tiles by art on tiles the bespoke hand painted tile company based in the uk. The thickness for all tiles is 9 mm.
Delft antique collectable. 1963 margery allingham chapter 3 in the china governess. Delftware in the latter sense is one of the types of tin glazed earthenware or faience in which a white glaze is applied usually decorated with metal oxides.
Delftware or delft pottery also known as delft blue dutch. We import and sell thousands of items from the netherlands so call us if you cant find what youre looking for. 100x100 mm 4x4 127x127 mm 5x5 and 150x150 mm 6x6.
Our victorian tiles are hand made and we use the same glazing techniques as used by the 19th century victorian tile manufacturers. Deciding which tile company to use. Welcome to the blue delft store of nelis dutch village in holland michigan usa.
The famous delft tiles have a rich long history of being used all over europe in fine homes churches castles and cathedrals. It is decorated with blue on white or with colored decorations.