Vintage Mexican Ceramic Pottery Tile Mural Uriarte. Artes Folklorico presents an exceptional vintage Mexican ceramic pottery tile mural by the celebrated Uriarte family of Puebla, Mexico. They area known for making exquisite Talavera pottery (Mexican Majolica or Faience). Individual vintage tiles are highly sought after and murals, such as the one offered for sale here, are coveted. This tile mural consists of 9 tiles each measuring 5-1/2 inches in height and width.
The piece is signed in the lower right corner, YU. This makers mark was not used until 1850.
There are two dots following the Y and U which represents what specific artist made the piece (which we do not know). The tiles are in excellent vintage condition with no breaks, cracks or chips (there is crazing of the glazes--see photographs). The mural was originally made as a table top but now is beautifully framed. The overall size is 24-3/4 inches in height and 24-3/4 inches in width. There is a wire on the back for hanging.
A museum quality find for anyone that collects vintage, old or antique Mexican pottery, ceramics, tile murals, California tiles, Malibu tiles, western tiles, southwestern tiles, Taylor tiles, folk art or the amazing artwork out of the Uriarte taller. Please take a look at the other vintage Mexican pottery and folk art we have up for sale. The item "Vintage Mexican Ceramic Pottery Tile Mural Uriarte" is in sale since Tuesday, July 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Latin American\Mexico\Folk Art".
The seller is "sanluis55" and is located in Encino, California. This item can be shipped to United States.