Sara Eugenia Blake (1886-1973)
Mary Alice Ercolini
Etched bookplate on light pink paper, in red ink, made for Mary Alice Ercolini. 'Books of the Orient' is written at the top of the image, which depicts two women in Japanese dress. One kneels, with pen and paper in hand, and looks up at the other woman, who stands on a platform, holding a tree branch. In the bottom right corner, there is a small depiction of two women with parasols crossing a bridge.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
17.6 X 8.4 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Blake, Sara Eugenia\TIF Images\BA174.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of two women, titled "Books of the Orient"" (2023). Bookplates by Sara Eugenia Blake. Image 36.