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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Walter Crane, British, 1845–1915
Manufacturer: Maw & Company, British, founded 1850

Tile “Terra”

1870–90

Stoneware with glazes

6 × 5 7/8 × 5/16 in. (15.24 × 14.923 × 0.794 cm)
Gift of Lauren Brown and John Herzan
2010.94.2
Geography: 
Manufactured in Stoke on Trent, England
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Elizabeth Mills Brown (1916–2008), Guilford, Connecticut; by descent to her daughter Lauren Brown and her son-in-law John Herzan, Branford, Connecticut

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.