Beulah Mitchell Clute (1873-1958)
Edward Burton De Groot
An etched pictorial bookplate on light sepia paper with black ink. On the top is a banner saying "Ex-Libris" and below that is a group of 12 people, both male and female, dressed in sports gear some holding sports equipment. Underneath the athletes is another three banners saying "Edward Burton De Groot". Below the name is a passage/quote "Here shall a realm rise mighty in manhood". Below the passage is a big group of children playing on a shore with a big building in the distance behind them. There is a woman holding multiple laurel wreaths in a toga on the left side. On the right side there is a man also wearing a toga holding the world in his hands. They are both standing but in different positions.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
11.5 x 10 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Clute, Beluah Mitchell\TIF Images\BA190.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a group of althetes of both genders, one woman and one man and a group of children plaing on the shore beneath the athletes" (2023). Bookplates by Beulah Mitchell Clute. Image 10.