Bird, Elisha Brown
Robert Tyre Jones Jr.
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia paper with black ink for Robert Tyre Jones Jr, a golf champion. The greek God, Hermes, is standing straight, holding golf clubs in front of him horizontally. He is standing in front of a board that has a calligraphic leaf pattern. In the background is a plain with a few bushes and a golf hole.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
4.75 x 3.875 in.
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Bird, Elisha Brown\TIF Images\BA049.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a man standing and holding a golf club bag horizontally" (2023). Bookplates by Elisha Brown Bird. Image 11.