Hopson, William Fowler
A pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for John Murphy. There's a quote at the top of the page "Nor did he forget his inate pleasure of angling, which he would usually call his idle time not idly spent". There's a drawing of a still ocean with one boat and a grey sky.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
13.5 x 9.5 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of the open ocean with a sailboat on very still water" (2024). Bookplates by William Fowler Hopson. Image 18.