Artist/Designer

Edwin Davis French

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Commissioned for

Charles E. Clark, M.D.

Signed

Yes

Description

An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink. There are books and one of them is open, on the left page is a portrait and the right page are words. The bookplate is filled with flowers and some calligraphic leaves. The three banners collectively say "Ex Libris Charles E. Clark, M.D.", ex libris is used to identify the owner of the bookplate.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

Latin

Date or Era

c. 19th-20th Century

Object Size

9.3 x 6.7 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA450

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

264 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\French, Edwin Davis\TIF Images\BA450.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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