Delft tile fireplace. The thickness for all tiles is 9 mm. Design from william de morgan william morris and philip webb. Classic vintage reproduction tiles to suit your period feature and victorian fireplaces surrounds.
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. Hand painted tiles by art on tiles the bespoke hand painted tile company based in the uk. 1963 margery allingham chapter 3 in the china governess.
Deciding which tile company to use. Looking for delft is a tin glazed pottery that has been made since the seventeenth century in holland. There are three standard sizes for our square hand made tiles.
Tiles to order for kitchens bathrooms swimming pools fireplaces and commercial premises such as restaurants shops and other public space. Here at nelis dutch village we carry many different qualities and styles of delft tilesthese tiles also come in delft blue multicolored delft or manganese special order only. 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.
Welcome to the blue delft store of nelis dutch village in holland michigan usa. 100x100 mm 4x4 127x127 mm 5x5 and 150x150 mm 6x6. 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.
It is decorated with blue on white or with colored decorations. The famous delft tiles have a rich long history of being used all over europe in fine homes churches castles and cathedrals. 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.
Our victorian tiles are hand made and we use the same glazing techniques as used by the 19th century victorian tile manufacturers. Delft antique collectable.