Zsolnay Art Tile Collection

Circa 1878-1915

The Marriage of Ceramics to Architecture & Furniture

Tile # 9. These tiles because of the type of firing and glaze (Pyrogranite) could withstand use in exterior construction. Green and gold Eosin organic decorations against a marble background. Size: 6 1/2" square. Circa 1900 and 1914. (Loaned to The Rhode Island School of Design Museum for a 1997 exhibition on Ceramics) Impressed steeples and "Zsolnay Pecs" marks. Some very minor surface wear to this heavy weighted tile. Early example of Central European Abstract symbolism-a true museum example. {llnn}Price on Request


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