Artist/Designer

Hopson, William Fowler

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Commissioned for

Helen Parsons

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate sepia tinted paper with light stains and black ink for Helen Parsons. There's a house on a large grassy area that is fenced. There is one large tree with smaller ones around it. There's a crest on the bottom of three birds spreading their wings. The image is framed with a branch like vine and has the date 1755 in the middle of the top.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

8 x 9 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA598

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

334 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Hopson, William Fowler\TIF Images\BA598.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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