Artist/Designer

John William Jameson

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Commissioned for

Herbert Lawrence Malcolm & Helen Parsons Malcolm

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate depicting a map of Florida with major cities labeled. Three mermaids, three fish, and a seagull are surrounding the state. Top inscribed "Herbert Lawrence Malcolm" and bottom "Helen Parsons Malcolm". There is an ornate frame with two fish inscribed Hillsboro Club Library Pompano Florida. It is signed J.W. Jameson Del et sculpt 1936, and signed again below this with No _ of 12 proofs J.W. Jameson.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

5.375 x 3.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA660

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

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Image File Size

493 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA660.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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