Edwin Davis French
An engraved armorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for Barrett Wendell. The frame is a wondow with a unique image as the view. There's a knight's helmet with a ship on top of it. there are black and white calligraphic leaves flowing like water. In one of the squares there is a small image of a ship and two anchors crossing like an X. There's a banner that says "Evert Iansen Wendell Regerenden Dvaken" dated 1656.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
7.8 x 5.3 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\BA483.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a window view of calligraphic patterns and a ship" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 53.