Donna Frances Davis (1887-1976)
A pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink addressed to Robina Mackinnon. There's a crest with the words "per ardua ad astra" translating to "towards the stars". There's a woman sitting and reading a book in the middle of the crest. Below is a lighthouse with a book, ink and pen, and a paddle on the bottom.
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
c. 20th century
12.5 x 6.8 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\BA264.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of" (2024). Bookplates by Donna Frances Davis. Image 10.