Tile Miffy With Balloon Delft Blue
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Up, up, up! Is Miffy about to fly away with this balloon? For now she will stay put on this Delft Blue tile. The tile is decorated with a transfer technique,
- Craftsmanship: Handmade & decorated with a transfer designed by a Royal Delft master painter.
- Size: 5.1"× 5.1" × 0.2"
- Color: Delft Blue
- Handmade in Netherlands
- From the Nijntje (Miffy) collection
About Royal Delft's Craftmanship
Royal Delft has been creating high-quality Delft Blue since 1653. The craft of painting is at the core of the company, although other decoration techniques have been developed over the years to create high-end earthenware. Carry on reading to discover the two different techniques that Royal Delft uses to this very day to make unique blue and white objects.
The decoration on these products is applied by using a transfer technique that was developed in England in the 18th century. In those days an engraved copper sheet with wet ink was pressed on tissue paper and afterwards the tissue paper was pressed on a ceramic surface. Finally, the ceramics were fired at a low temperature and the decoration appeared on the product. Nowadays the transfer is made with a screen print.