Photograph of large tile wall tableau for The Hill Domestic Bakery

 
Photograph of large tile wall tableau for The Hill Domestic Bakery
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  • Title :     Photograph of large tile wall tableau for The Hill Domestic Bakery
  • Artist:     Unknown, Photographer Atelier Lienvers? Printer Dominicus (Petrus Johannes) de Ruiter Designer
  • Accession:     87.1638.21.2.2
  • Country:     Netherlands Hilversum
  • Date:     1890 1917
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19 15-1/4 Dimensions, matted Inches 13-1/8 9-3/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 48.3 38.7 Dimensions, matted Centimeters 33.3 23.8 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Interior Design
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Industry , Interior Decoration , Laborers/Workers , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.1638.21.2.2.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs~Interior Design~Nieuwe Kunst, Dutch Art Nouveau
Description:
Black and white photograph depicting a large wall tile tableau designed by Dominicus P.J. de Ruiter for The Hill Domestic Bakery; the tile wall tableau has one-thousand sixty-six tiles with five pictorial scenes: a young woman holding a scythe and sheaf of wheat, a man sowing seeds in the ground, a man gathering the wheat, baker making bread, windmills, horses and buggy delivering the bread; all with background of Jugendstil patterned tiles and name of bakery at top section.