One of the 13 faux Delft tiles (actually acrylic on panel) I created last week especially for my Wunderkabinett solo exhibition at the week-end. The Show was in a Georgian period townhouse, which not untypically have blue & white Delftware tiles surrounding the hearths.
Apples & Pears is the best-known Cockney rhyming slang expression, meaning Stairs. Followed closely by Frog & Toad, for Road. Up the Apples, down the Toad..