Beulah Mitchell Clute (1873-1958)
Edna and Simon Lazarus
An etched pictorial bookplate on light sepia paper with black ink. The main picture is a thick tree with grass and rocks surrounding the bottom. The background is a grassy plain with trees in the distance. On top is a banner "EX-LIBRIS" written. Framing the picture is an assortment of roses, leaves, and vines . At the end of the vine on the left is a nude child wrapped in a branch vine playing an instrument. At the end of the vine on the right is a nude child wrapped in a branch vines playing with two butterflies. At the bottom of the bookplate is a box with the name "Edna and Simon Lazarus" written.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
11.3 x 8.5 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\BA198.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a big tree on open land framed with foliage and two naked children playing a buisine" (2023). Bookplates by Beulah Mitchell Clute. Image 18.