Antique William Godwin Arts and Crafts poppy majolica tile 1890. 5 available. Green
Beautiful antique William Godwin Arts and Crafts tile moulded in slight relief with a large poppy flower and covered in a olive green coloured majolica glaze made circa 1890. There are 5 of these tiles. The tile measures approximately 3 inch square and has the typical William Godwin back with stars. All the are in pretty good condition and I would pick out the best is send. I would also be happy to send photographs of individual tiles if required. All my tiles are antique and not modern reproductions, this I guarantee. I have a few of these tiles in green and brown. See separate listings. Please email if you have any questions or would like additional photographs. I am happy to ship worldwide and happy to combine shipping/postage. If your country is not listed in the listing please email for cost. The condition and age is as I have described, this I guarantee, see my returns policy. I pack all items with great care using bubble wrap, polystyrene chips and suitably sized boxes. I send items as soon as possible after payment, normally within 48 hours. Postage/shipping will normally be via a tracked/signed/recorded delivery. If you are unhappy with my description I offer a full refund if the item is returned within 14 days.
Neo-Gothic - The Guild Hall, Northampton. architect- Edward William Godwin (1833– 1886) who began his career working in the "Ruskinian Gothic" style of mid-Victorian Britain, inspired by The Stones of Venice, then moved on to provide designs in the "Anglo-Japanese taste" of the Aesthetic Movement and Whistler's circle in the 1870s. Godwin's influence can be detected in the Arts and Crafts Movement.
William Godwin was a famous political philosopher, journalist and novelist. He is also one of the proponents of anarchism. Explore this biography to learn more about his profile, childhood, life and timeline.
Page from William Godwin's journal recording "Birth of Mary, 20 minutes after 11 at night" (left column, four rows down)... Mary Shelley was born as Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin in Somers Town, London. She was the second child of the feminist philosopher, educator, and writer Mary Wollstonecraft, and the first child of the philosopher, novelist, and journalist William Godwin. Wollstonecraft died of puerperal fever ten days after Mary was born.