Artist/Designer

Arthur Nelson MacDonald

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Commissioned for

Harvard College Library

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink. This bookplate is a request for books from the Harvard College Library. It states that the request is from Batard Cutting of New York Class of 1900. The books requested are "Books on Modern European History and the Countries of Northern Africa". On the top are three books in the shape of a triangle spelling out in Latin "Ve Ri Tas" meaning truth.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English and Latin

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

10.5 x 7.3 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA737

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

309 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA737.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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