Edwin Davis French
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink. The background image is a building in the fields and the other is a church in townsquare. There's a tall podium statue in the middle. On the left is a creature with wings and elf ears holding a cloth that has a fish wrapped around a triton. On the left is the same creature holding a cloth with a crest that has three stars and three circles. This bookplate is to the Library of Wilhelmus Mynderse.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
8.8 x 6 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\BA472.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of two creatures each holding a tapestry" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 42.