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UTILITY POLE - reconstruction studies - utility pole

john whitmarsh - reconstruction studies - utility pole

SKU #JW42013
Regular price $ 62.50 per piece per piece ( pcs per SF = $ per SF)

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special order 8-10 weeks

ships in 8-10 weeks

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study 1 from John Whitmarsh's collection of 5 reconstruction studies is called - utility pole.

this series is a collection of ceramic tiles that Whitmarsh forms from old utility poles in the south-of-market region of San Francisco. color variations are created by using different types of clay bodies and painting the insides of the plaster forms with various colored underglazes.

John Whitmarsh mixes a medley of the various utility pole tile colors and textures to allow for a feature wall for areas such as backsplashes, fireplaces, wet bars and any other area that highly textured ceramic surfaces would be ideal.

what is the best way to install john whitmarsh tiles?
please refer to our "resources/specification" section of his product page.

where can i use these john whitmarsh tiles?
please see the "usage section" of his product page.

how does the tile ship?
clé tiles ship on pallets via ground by one of the best shippers in the nation- Con-Way.

are there any additional fees to expect for shipping?


high-zone delivery areas - fees vary depending on zone

shipping to an island or peninsula

Inside delivery, whiteglove service - add $175 per pallet .

why do you suggest i order 10%-15% more for to my measurements?
there is always the potential of breakage during moving and shipping tiles (2%-3%). also, you should always have additional tiles for making tile cuts during your installation, and to store for possible future plumbing repair needs.

what are minimum order requirements?
25 SF

when can i expect my order?
8-10 weeks

can i cancel my order?
you have 24 hours to cancel your order. all artists' tiles are not eligible for refunds or exchanges.

are there trade discounts?
yes, please send us an email for your trade discount to

do you sell internationally?
yes, however, there are minimum orders for international shipping, depending on location (outside North America).


wall, kitchen, backsplash, fireplace, exterior wall, hospitality, commercial, residential