Artist/Designer

Adrian George Feint

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Commissioned for

Dorothea Mackellar

Signed

Yes

Description

A woodcut pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with blue ink for Dorothea Mackellar. There's a centaur, half-man half-horse mythical creature, standing on his hind legs with arms raised. He's standing on an island holding something in his hand. There are palm trees and a body of water in the background.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

8.3 x 7.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA391

Subject

Bookplate designers

Subject

Bookplates--Specimens

Subject

Books—Owners’ marks

Part of

Bookplate Collection of Christine Price

Donor

Christine Price

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2023-11-28

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

262 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Feint, Adrian George\TIF Images\BA391.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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