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The classic 18th-century art of hand-painting tinplate resurges with a fresh batch of enameled ornamental wares

Written and produced by Clara Haneberg

Mr. Brown London Opal teams with gilt tole and etched-gold banding on the “Hanes” table lamp

Coleen & Company The Moroccan Red “Helena” fixture with stylized waves and gold leafing lures eyes overhead.

Brunelli Designs Inc. through One Kings Lane A yellow finish with black detailing makes the vintage “French Tole Chandelier” shine.

Christopher Spitzmiller for Visual Comfort The “Hadley” pendant with a brass and dark green tole shade boasts small star cutouts.

Claire Bell for Chelsea House Cap an eclectic assembly with the “Tole Pagoda Lantern” in gold finish. 

Coleen & Company The tole “Sarina” sconce with lattice detailing is available in any custom color combination.

Dana Gibson Scalloped detail on the hand-painted tole tray gives a distinctive edge to the “Glenbrook” table in Parsi Grey.

TomTom and Company for Jaye’s Studio A set of four wipeable tole “Antelope” placemats completes your table setting.

Bradburn Home Flora and fauna lend whimsy to the “Painted Birds” black tole table.

Tommy Mitchell Framed tole flowers on linen backing from the customizable “Border Garden Study Series” delight, whether alone or hung in a grouping.

Stray Dog Designs The “Beauregard” table lamp, composed of hand-worked metal coated in Benjamin Moore’s “Stone Harbor,” instantly enlivens a room.

Chelsea House Lion’s-head handles accent this blue-and-white tole wastebasket.

JM Piers Let the “Fox with Red Base” tole tray painted by artisans in Mexico corral odds and ends in style.

Dana Gibson Appoint an etagere with this hand-painted tole “Medium Ginger Jar” in taupe block print.

Chelsea House We envision a pair of these intricate “French Tole Flowers” flanking a fireplace or crowning a mantel.