Tile: North Wind

 
Tile: North Wind
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  • Title :     Tile: North Wind
  • Artist:     Wheeler Williams Designer American Encaustic Tiling Maker
  • Accession:     83.7.18
  • Country:     United States Zanesville Ohio
  • Date:     circa 1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 11-3/4 8 1-3/4, Centimeters 30 20.5 3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.7.18.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall pale green gloss glazed rectangular ceramic tile depicting an image of a stylized face possibly representing the North Wind; possibly from A Century of Progress World's Fair, Chicago, 1933.