Artist/Designer

Edwin Davis French

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Commissioned for

A. Dwight Stratton

Signed

Yes

Description

An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for A. Dwight Stratton. There's a unique shell like border for the name and above it are flowers and an pine cone, underneath is an open book with a few calligraphic leaf patterns.

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

7.5 x 6.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA480

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

128 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\French, Edwin Davis\TIF Images\BA480.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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