Artist/Designer

John William Jameson

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Commissioned for

Oliver Clement Sheean

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is a man standing in the shallow water with a fishing pole. There are hills and trees in the distance. There are birds flying in the sky and some flying right above the water. In the bottom left corner of the bookplate is a small sketch of a bird, fish coming out of a basket, and a fishing pole and a fishing net.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

Latin

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.125 x 4.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA652

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

399 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA652.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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