Artist/Designer

Arthur Nelson MacDonald

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Commissioned for

Alpha Delta Phi Library

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with black ink for the Alpha Delta Phi Library. This bookplate is a headstone that is "In memory of Charles Bonnfield Hormel Class of 1909 Presented by His Mother". The sides have a border with calligraphic leaves with a black background and his years "1887 1912".Both the top and bottom of the bookplate has two different Library crests surrounded by calligraphic leaves.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

11.5 7.5 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA758

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

376 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA758.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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