1000 Tiles: Ten Centuries of Decorative Ceramics

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Gordon Lang
Chronicle Books, 2004 - Design - 320 pages
 

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1000 tiles: ten centuries of decorative ceramics

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Lang, Sotheby's ceramics expert, presents a history of decorative tiles, beginning with 13th-century tiles made after the revival of glazed pottery in early Islamic society, from which present-day ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
6
Part
30
IslamicTiles
71
Medieval Tiles
77
Dutch Tiles
99
PartTwo
128
British Arts and Crafts Tiles
161
American Arts and Crafts Tiles
183
Art Nouveau Tiles
209
128
240
Tile Collecting
304
Bibliography and Organizations
312
Acknowledgments
320

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