Hand painted Squirrel. Based on a Pedro de Lemos design
This tile is based on a design suggested by Pedro de Lemos (1882 -1954), an influential artist of the Arts & Crafts movement. . It is created in the tradition of cuerda seca tiles. These tiles have raised lines which produce areas that are filled with colored glazes. It is a very time consuming process but the results are beautiful. This stoneware tile measures 4 5/8 inches square and is about 3/8 inches thick. It is frost -proof and there is a notch on the back for hanging.