Edwin Davis French
The Denver Club
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for The Denver Club. There's a man smoking and reading a piece of paper sitting in a chair facing away. Besides him is a table with wine and a box. In front of him is a fireplace, and a bookshelf to the right of it. There's a flower pot and mirror above the fireplace. The frame has calligraphic leaves as the top and bottom. On the bottom of the frame in the middle is a deck of cards.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
12 x 7.5 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\BA491.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of the backside of a chair where a person is reading and smoking in front of a fireplace" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 61.