Paperback 5000 years of tiles / Hans van Lemmen.
Publication year: 2013
Publisher: London : The British Museum,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780714150994 (pbk.) :
A compendium of tile art and production from around the world, from ancient times to the present days. It showcases an incredible range of tile arts, including the first fired roof tiles in ancient Greece in the 3rd millennium BC, English medieval floor pavements from Clarendon Palace, figural tiles from China, richly patterned Iznik tiles from the Islamic world and stylised ceramic tiles of the arts and crafts movement.
304 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 28 cm