Zsolnay Art Tile Collection

Circa 1878-1915

The Marriage of Ceramics to Architecture & Furniture

Tile # 1. Our first example depicts a snail traveling through grass. The gold eosin leaves contrast against a background of blue green eosin glaze. The snail is colored with a different glaze for an additional contrast. Size is 6" square. The marking on the reverse indicate a factory formula for glaze production. No factory mark. Minor surface wear specks. Framed in a contemporary blackened oak Secession style frame. We know of no other example of this decor. Made between 1900 and 1914. {llnn}Price on Request.


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