Artist/Designer

John William Jameson

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Commissioned for

Howard N. Eavenson

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with dark green ink for the library of Howard E. Eavenson. The illustration is a bird's eye view of hills full of trees. In the valley of the hills there are trails and there are about a dozen houses in one area. Next to the name on the right is the Swarthmore College seal and on the left is an image of two hammers forming an X.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.98 x 4.98 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA635

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

637 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA635.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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