Curran, Mary Eleanor (1868-1930)
Francis Marion Pattenger
A pictorial bookplate on sepia paper with black ink. On top there is a winged staff with snakes coiled in between the words "Ex Libris" written. It's a bookshelf beneath a window. On the window sill, there are sheets of paper and the one on top is sheet music. The bookshelf includes titles such as Macbeth, Faust, Henry VII, and some medical literature including bacteriology, anatomy, and so on. Outside the window is a tree and a hill in the distance. Beneath the books is the name "Francis Marion Pattenger"
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
12 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\Curran, Mary Eleanor\TIF Images\BA250.tif"
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a window with open curtains and books under. Medical symbol on top." (2023). Bookplates by Mary Eleanor Curran. Image 9.