Artist/Designer

Arthur Nelson MacDonald

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Commissioned for

Dorothy Furman

Signed

No

Description

A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with black ink for Dorothy Furman. There's a buckle in the shape of a circle with the name Dorothy Furman written along it. There's a passage written "O for a Booke and a shadie nooke, eyther in-a-door or out; With the grene leaves whisp'ring overhede, or the Street cxyres all about. Where I maie Reade all at my ease, both of the New and Olde; For a jollie goode Booke whereon to look, is better to me than Golde."

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

9.3 x 6.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA742

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

2023-05-03

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

150 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA742.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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