Taylor 4-Tile Floral Panel

On February 16, 2017, in California Tiles, Special Tiles and Panels, by nancy

Taylor Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 This vintage 4-tile floral panel was made by Taylor and previously set into a tile table.   There are 5 mainly glossy glaze colors on a smooth surface.  There are some scratches that we frequently on the black glaze.  Can be reset into a table, set into a […]

Santa Monica Brick Spanish Tile

On October 3, 2015, in California Tiles, by nancy

Santa Monica Brick Co., Santa Monica, CA  1923-1940 Bright glazes cover this vintage Spanish influenced vintage tile.   It has great color separation and a pattern that can stand on its own.  We also have this pattern with black background. 8″ sq x 1/2″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = 0 orange background  SOLD […]

Tile Tables in Iron

On July 15, 2015, in California Tiles, Tile Tables, by nancy

Multiple Tile Makers, circa 1920-1940’s Here are just a few of our mosaic-style tile tables made with vintage tiles.    The companies include Taylor, D&M, and possibly AET and GMB.   Each table is uniquely made with interesting patterns.   The two shorter tables were cleverly made using old Model-T car rims as their base. […]

Vintage Taylor Tile

On September 19, 2014, in California Tiles, by nancy

Taylor  Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 This vintage Taylor tile has an unusual floral motif with 5 matte glaze colors on a smooth surface.   Taylor made a wide range of decorative tile during their short history. 6″ sq x 1/2″ thick Great condition; never set Qty = 2 $75    

Taylor Vintage Geometric Tile

On June 18, 2014, in California Tiles, by nancy

Taylor Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 The design influence on this vintage Taylor tile is Persian.  It has a smooth surface and five glossy glazes with crazing.  Although Taylor was in business for a short time, they produced many colorful tiles. 8″ x 6″ x 1/2″ thick Good condition; never set.  Has has corner/edge […]

Taylor Floral Tile

On December 4, 2012, in California Tiles, by nancy

Taylor Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 Taylor produced some great tiles in their short history.  Here is an example of vintage cuerda seca tile with six matte glaze colors and a lovely floral motif.  Although this is part of a repeating pattern, this tile can easily stand on its own. 6″ square x 1/2″ […]

Taylor Vintage Tile Table

On December 23, 2011, in California Tiles, Tile Tables, by nancy

Taylor, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 Here is an exceptional eight-tile scenic panel set into an elaborately carved, scallop-edged revival-style table.  The French country dance scene is bordered with a musical score and lyrics in French (partially legible since some of the glaze on the lettering has rubbed off with age) and framed by a beautiful […]

Taylor Tile Table in Wood

On May 21, 2011, in Tile Tables, by nancy

Taylor Tile Co., Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 The undisputed star of this table is a pair of first-rate Taylor 8×8″ cuerda seca tiles.  The Moorish design in vivid, bright chocolate black, orange sienna, cinnamon and golden yellow is really amazing.  The diminutive size of the glossy, black-stained or painted table with its attractive Monterey-style turned […]

Taylor Dancers/Tile Table

On March 17, 2011, in Tile Tables, by nancy

Taylor Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA  1934-1938 Here is the well known and sought after six-tile Flamenco dancers mural set in a vintage wood table.   With eight glossy glaze colors and many wonderful details, this is truly excellent tile making.  The mural itself measures 12″ x 18″.  The wood base is nicely made with […]