Artist/Designer

Hopson, William Fowler

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Commissioned for

Ada M. Hopson

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for Ada M. Hopson. There's an image of a forest pathway and is framed in a circle with flowers on the side that leads to grass below the frame. Above is a bookshelf with books. On the bottom of the bookplate has a caption for the image "Brookside 1898" and a quote "-Tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything" with the year 19010.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

12.5 x 10 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA590

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

459 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Hopson, William Fowler\TIF Images\BA590.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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