Artist/Designer

Arthur Nelson MacDonald

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Commissioned for

Horace MacDonald

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with dark green ink for Horace E. MacDonald. There's a picture of a small street of a town. There's a person standing facing forward as if posing for the picture. There's a cart being pulled by a horse, a few people standing around, and a giant building on top of the mountain hill that is next to the houses. The bookplate addresses the intended owner as "Frae the books of" In the picture there's a location given "Auld Reekie"

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

11 x 8.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA746

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

388 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA746.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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