8" x 8"
Date: circa 1878
Condition: Near perfect
Price: £550 (approx $887)
A most amazing fantasy landscape of universal
appeal and almost unique style for tiles and for
the times, so whimsical and in fabulous colours.
Wonderful flamingo in flight and a gorgeous
butterfly amidst flowering plants in a lakeside
setting. Superbly printed, the best I have seen
others being slightly out of register. Very
rarely found, perhaps rather too fantastic for
the tastes of the times.
Pattern number 1458 in the Mintons Ltd
catalogue indicating an introduction date of
around 1875, it was also made as just an outline
Verso fully glazed, embossed Mintons etc.
Two minute rim chips, glaze flaw bottom left
corner, fabulous condition for a fabulous