Tile

ca. 1880 (made)
Tile thumbnail 1
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Tile of earthenware transfer-printed. The design is in the Japanese style and printed in tones of blue and shows a crane over plum trees in blossom, water and islets. Fretted border at the bottom edge.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Earthenware transfer-printed
Brief Description
Tile of earthenware transfer-printed, England, ca. 1880
Physical Description
Tile of earthenware transfer-printed. The design is in the Japanese style and printed in tones of blue and shows a crane over plum trees in blossom, water and islets. Fretted border at the bottom edge.
Dimensions
  • Length: 20.3cm
  • Width: 20.3cm
Marks and Inscriptions
Glazed and keyed (Unmarked on the reverse)
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.196-1976

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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