Artist/Designer

Hopson, William Fowler

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Commissioned for

Charles J. Hoadley and George Hoadley

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink for Charles J. and George Hoadley. There's a thick tree full of leaves and a boulder next to it. On the boulder is an eagle standing on a globe and under the eagle is a crest. The crest is divided into four sections. The top left is a phoenix and the bottom right are small spaced vertical lines. The top right and bottom left have a black dot pattern. There's a banner in front of the crest that says in Latin, "Veritas Et Patria" which translates to "Truth and Country".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English and Latin

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

11.8 x 9.2 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA589

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

2023-05-22

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

437 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Hopson, William Fowler\TIF Images\BA589.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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