Carter and Co Poole
Carter & Co. Poole Art Deco Tile Farmyard Series Plow Horse
Farmyard series 5 inch square picture tile of a plow horse for Carter and Co. by E. E. Strickland, 1920's. Surface crazing, small nick on left edge. Great imagery of a horse in profile in a landscape under billowing clouds. This tile has an extra bonus of an original paper label on the back.
This tile was designed by E.E. Stickland as part of the 'Farmyard' series, c.1922 (see C. Blanchett, '20th Century Decorative British Tiles', Atglen, PA, 2006, vol.1, p. 81). Appearing in a Carter & Co. catalogue of 1937