Donna Frances Davis (1887-1976)
A pictorial bookplate on sepia paper with light brown stains and black ink addressed to Jean Booth. There is an elf-like creature sitting on a roll of paper playing the violin. Across from the creature is a black cat. They're both sitting in front of an open book. The left page is music notes and the right page has a picture of trees.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th century
7.5 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\Davis, Donna Francis\TIF Images\BA255.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of an open music book with a black cat and what looks to be an elf playing the violin" (2024). Bookplates by Donna Frances Davis. Image 1.