Edwin Davis French
James William Ellsworth
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia paper with black ink. In the center of the bookplate is "Ex libris James William Ellsworth", ex libris is used to identify the owner of the bookplate. Framing the name is foliage mixed with a calligraphic border. Below the name is a head statue, three books, leaves, and a mask of a man's face.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
10 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\BA454.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a collage of flowers, leaves, calligraphy borders, books, and a statue head." (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 24.