Artist/Designer

Edwin Davis French

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Commissioned for

Georgiana Goddard King

Signed

No

Description

An engraved pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink for Georgiana Goddard King. There's an open book with a feather ink pen in front of it. There's a banner in the center that goes across the picture with the word "Candidati" on it. There are closed books on top of the banner. The image is in the shape of a wreath with simple leaves.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

Italian and English

Date or Era

c. 19th-20th Century

Object Size

10.8 x 8.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA431

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

2023-03-22

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

209 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\French, Edwin Davis\TIF Images\BA431.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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