BLACK TRANSFERWARE TILE
Minton China Works
Staffordshire England ~ 1880
This Victorian 6 " x 6 "tile is transfer printed in black against a white background showing good detail and good contrast.
The tile is from the Watteau series in the style of the French artist Jean-Antoine Watteau. The series features a Rococco style border with two young girls and a boy in period dress. The girls are vying for the boys attention with fruit and flowers.