Antique Art Nouveau Transfer Print Tile

Regular price £50.00

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A bold conventionalised foliate design, difficult to put a style to it but with certain references to Jacobean style designs. Bold, rich and flowing in the manner of Victoriana, printed in a rich, vibrant green, green prints were most popular in the Edwardian era.

With one of the rarely found variants of Boote's patent locks which was not very successful weakening the edge of the tile and producing a slight bulge in the edge at the lock. Interesting to see an innovative technology that failed in mass production. Boote one of the companies whose tiles rarely have lock backs and when found are the familiar rings or cam undercuts.

 

Tile measurement 6 X 6 inches