Artist/Designer

John William Jameson

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Commissioned for

Flora Neil Davidson

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink for Flora Neil Davidson. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is an open book leaning against a stack of books. The open book has a picture of a lake shore with a tree on the left page. The right page has words but it is covered by a vase with a bouquet of flowers. The stack of books have categories on the spine such as art, travel, scottish clans, biography, and bookplates. There is a cat bookend holding the stack of books in place.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English and Latin

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

2.5 x 3.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA629

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

2023-10-10

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

253 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA629.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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