Artist/Designer

John William Jameson

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Commissioned for

E. Wyllys Andrews IV

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on white paper with blue and black ink depicting two figures facing each other, one seated on what appears to be a throne. The other figure is standing and holding an object. The art style is possibly referencing Mayan artefacts. There are two images in either bottom corner, possibly stamps or ownership marks. Signed by artist "J.W. Jameson 1934"

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 3.375 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA620

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

296 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA620.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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