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Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Wall Tile

1640-1670 (made)
Place of origin

Tulips in a bracketed frame. Polychrome.

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Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration
Brief description
Wall tile, Netherlands, 1640-1670, tin-glazed earthenware with polychrome painted decoration, tulips in bracketed frame
Physical description
Tulips in a bracketed frame. Polychrome.
Gallery label
Wall tile made Netherlands 1640-1670 Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration C.546 3-1923 Given by Henry Van den Bergh Esquire through the National Art Collections Fund(16/07/2008)
Credit line
Given by Mr Henry Van der Bergh through Art Fund
Bibliographic references
  • Dam, J. D. van, et. al. Dutch tiles in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia : Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1984.
  • Rackham, Bernard. Dutch tiles : The Van den Bergh gift. London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1923.
Other number
Van den Bergh 73 - Rackham (1923)
Accession number

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Record createdJuly 16, 2008
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