The Decorated Tile Wiki

Home | Tile Gallery | Categories | Manufacturers | Designers | Themes & Styles | Techniques

Spirits of the Flowers - Mintons China Works

12 block printed tiles of flowers with female spirits. Various colourways. Designed by either J Moyr Smith or C O Murray for Mintons China Works c1875

A note in the V&A Archive gives a possible attribution to C.O.Murray

Click any tile picture to see a larger image


  • Van Lemmen, Hans, Editor. Fired Earth 1000 Years of Tiles in Europe, Tiles and Architectural Ceramics Society, 1991.
  • V&A Collection