TILEMANIA: Collecting and Copying 'Persian' Tiles in the 19th Century

May 2, 2019 - 6:30 pm


Dr. Melanie Gibson from the Gingko Library will be speaking about the widespread use of glazed wall tiles in England in the 2nd half of the 19th century. This lecture will focus on the designs of Minton Hollins & Co., the Pilkington Tile and Pottery Company and the craftsman-designer William de Morgan.

Admission is free by ticket, so apply at https://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/public-lectures/summer-2019/tilemania.