Edwin Davis French
Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for the Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. There's a picture of the Cruger Mansion with the caption "14th street, Home of the museum from 1873 to 1878". The image has a calligraphic border and some calligraphic leaves in the background. The bookplate has a remarque of "Case___" and "Shelf____"
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
12 x 9 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\BA501.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a purchase receipt for the Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art with an image of the Cruger Mansion" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 71.