Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

Clyde Melville and Isabelle Church

Signed

Yes

Description

A photoengraving pictorial bookplate in black on white paper. There is an architectural drawing of a brick entryway, with steps up to a doorway flanked by bushes and columns. The doorway has a half-oval window above it. Inside the doorway you can see a light and a stairway. On either side and below the entryway are the words "Clyde and Isabelle Melville Church".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.5 x 3 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA892

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

2023-10-24

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

180 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA892

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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