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Tile panel
  • Tile panel
    Boumeester, Cornelis, born 1652 - died 1733
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Tile panel

  • Place of origin:

    Rotterdam (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700-1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boumeester, Cornelis, born 1652 - died 1733 (painter)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Henry Van der Bergh through Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case WS

Cornelis Boumeester was a tile painter who specialised in land and seascapes. From the late 17th century, Boumeester worked at a factory on Rotterdam's Delftschevaart.

Physical description

Tile panel, tin-glazed earthenware.

Place of Origin

Rotterdam (made)


ca. 1700-1720 (made)


Boumeester, Cornelis, born 1652 - died 1733 (painter)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted

Marks and inscriptions

signed 'C. BOVMEESTER'


Width: 222 cm approx.

Descriptive line

102 tiles; C

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rackham, Bernard. Dutch Tiles: The Van Den Bergh Gift. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1923, no.129.
Graves, Alun. Tiles and Tilework of Europe. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2002, fig. 4.17, p84-5.


Earthenware; Tin glaze



Subjects depicted



Tiles; Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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