Artist/Designer

Adrian George Feint

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Commissioned for

S. R. Phippard

Signed

No

Description

A woodcut pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for S. R. Phippard. There's a Greco-Roman style statue of a man's head. He is wearing a laurel wreath and a toga on one shoulder. In the far distance is a building with colonnades in the front. There's a phrase in Greek written along the statues head "MHΔEN AΓAN", "Nothing in Excess".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

Latin and Greek

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

9 x 5.8 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA393

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

187 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Feint, Adrian George\TIF Images\BA393.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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