Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

Pearl Van Siclen Higbie

Signed

Yes

Description

A photoengraving calligraphic bookplate in three colors on sepia tinted paper. There are initials rendered in an ornate interlinking style, "PVSH". There are flowers on these initials. Below the letters is the name "Pearl Van Siclen Higbie", and a small flourish with blue.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3 x 2 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA898

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

97 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA898

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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