Edwin Davis French
Ceho L. DeVinne
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia paer with black ink. There are three open books with blank pages placed in a triangle, seperated by the words "Aere Perennivs" which can be translated as everlasting. The image's frame is big and oval with a head on the top and on the bottom. There is a female statue with no arms or legs on the left and on the right is a male statue with no arms or legs. Around them is a vine with flowers and fruit. The name on the bookplate is "Cheo. L. DeVinne"
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
10.2 x 8 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\BA453.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a circular centerpiece with one naked statue of a woman on the left and a naked man statue on the right." (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 23.