Animal Tiles from Holland

On June 24, 2015, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Harlingen, Holland     Mid to late 1900’s? Shown here are 4 Dutch tiles each depicting a different animal.  They have glossy sepia glazing and corners are decorated in the old style.    Sold separately. 5″ sq x 3/8″ thick Good condition Qty = 4  Dog Chasing Elk Qty = 2 Mother Deer with Offspring […]

Delftware Tile with Bird

On June 24, 2015, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Made in Holland, circa 1800’s Antique tile has blue and manganese glazing against off-white background.    Large water fowl is depicted in center and corners are decorated. 5″ sq x 1/4″ thick Good condition; wear on corners due to age Qty = 1 $75  

Dutch Antique Floral Tile

On May 8, 2015, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Made in Holland, circa late 1800’s – early 1900’s Hand-painted tile depicts a vase with flowers within a circular border, and has that country’s ubiquitous blue and white glazing.    Satiny finish has crazing and the corners have a decorative motif. 5″ sq x 1/4″ thick Good condition; never set.   Chips & wear appropriate […]

Antique Dutch Tile Assortment

On August 2, 2014, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Made in Holland      Very old-circa 1650 to 1850 Here is a portion of Mr. Karlson’s Dutch tiles for sale in our store.    The use of the spider-head corner motif dates back to the 17th century along with the oxen-head and others.    They all have aged patina appropriate to their antiquity.   […]

Vintage Dutch Tile

On November 30, 2012, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Made in Holland, circa 1935 A pretty floral motif decorates this wall tile from Holland and comes from Norman Karlson’s collection.  It has four glazes with a glossy finish. 5  1/8″ square x 1/4″ thick Very good condition; minor edge wear Qty = 8 pcs $90 each  

Dutch Antique Tiles

On October 3, 2012, in Foreign Tiles, Norman Karlson Collection, by nancy

Made in Holland  C.20th century From Norman Karlson’s collection comes a series of antique tiles from Holland.   They are very old, circa 1700-1790 and have canal scenes including houses, mills,churches along the waterway.   Each one is hand painted and glazed with a sepia-like appearance.   We have a variety of scenes on hand […]