Artist/Designer

Hopson, William Fowler

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Commissioned for

Herbert Lawrence and Helen Parsons Malcolm

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted with black ink and brown stains for Herbert Lawrence and Helen Parsons Malcolm. There's an empty wooden pavilion in the forest. Framing the image is a circular border. There is a tree in the background and flowers that fill up the space. On the bottom by the names is a Yale stamp dated 1907 and a Mt. Holyoke stamp dated 1910. The bookplate is dated 1912.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

10 x 7 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA595

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

366 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Hopson, William Fowler\TIF Images\BA595.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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