Artist/Designer

Arthur Nelson MacDonald

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Commissioned for

Muriel Alderman

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with black ink for Muriel Alderman. There's a young lady in a dress sitting in front of an object with one piece of string in her fingers. She is reading a book that sits open leaning against a flower pot. Framing the picture are books with wings, fairy like children, and children reading.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

c. 20th Century

Object Size

10.7 x 8.2 cm

Bookplate Collection Number

BA738

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

364 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA738.tif

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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