clé 17th century: maiolica de delft — our limited-edition first release

by clé tile | published: May 01, 2023

17th century: maiolica de delft is clé’s fresh take on the most enduring of timeless trends: blue and white tile. our collection features hand-painted, hand-glazed terracotta tile created by Italian artisans using heritage techniques. drawing from centuries-old Italian, Spanish and Dutch traditions. 

learn more about the collection here.

a fresh yet authentically artisan alternative to the hard-to-find — and expensive — antique delft tiles, each is a work of art, utterly one of a kind. and after years in development, these rarities will finally be available in a very limited first release.

our first release

17th century: maiolica de delft will be available for pre-order in the next few weeks. we’re offering these tiles by the piece with no minimum order requirement.

with a first release this limited, the tiles from this first release are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. if you’re interested in these treasures, sign up here for 24 hours advance notice before we officially launch of 17th century: maiolica de delft to a broader audience. 

a collection years in the making

this collection has been years in the making. we scoured the globe to find the right tile artists and artisans to create what we’d always envisioned: a broad and wide-ranging take on blue and white. but when we found them — hand crafting gorgeous tile at a family-owned workshop in Italy — we knew it.

go behind the scenes for a glimpse of the artisans who create our 17th century: maiolica de delft