Category Archives: Architecture

Minton Tiles

These images are cropped so that the pattern will tile continuously.

No. 341.

No. 414.

No. 421.

Description
English: Minton Tile patterns from a 1905 catalogue. The image is cropped so that it can be tiled to fill any arbitrary space.
Date
Source Catalogue of Minton Tiles, 1905 (https://archive.org/details/MintonTilesMintonHollinsCo.PatentTileWorksStokeUpon-trent/page/n13)
Author Anonymous

An Italian Villa by Isaac H. Hobbs

Description
English: Design for an “Italian Villa” by Isaac H Hobbs, 1866, from Godey’s Lady’s Book and Magazine
Date
Source Godey’s Lady’s Book and Magazine, 1866
Author Isaac H. Hobbs

Isaac H. Hobbs would later design the Dollar Bank on Fourth Avenue in Pittsburgh.