Edwin Davis French
Natala Washburne Bishop
An engraved pictorial bookplate on light sepia paper with black ink. There's an open book with a man's portrait on the left page, the right page states "Recollections of a Minister to France 1869-1877 By EB Washburne, LLD New York". Surrounding the book are more books, flowers, calligraphic leaves, a banner. Collectively the banner says "Coeur content brand talent". Coeur is French and translates to "heart". The name on the bookplate is "Natala Washburne Bishop".
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
6.5 x 8.5 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\French, Edwin Davis\TIF Images\BA442.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of an open book where one page has a portrait of a man and floral patterns in the background" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 12.