A History of Decorative Tiles, by Noel Riley
Oversized Hardcover in Very Good Condition
11.25" x 9"
A chronological survey of decorative tiles from Islamic, Byzantine, and Medieval through the 20th century. Profusely illustrated in color.
Riley traces the rich tradition of decorative tiles, from the interiors of ancient temples, mosques, & palaces to Victorian churches, castles, & cottages, & modern civic & domestic structures. Discusses various styles and individual designers.