Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

Marcia Ann Averbeck

Signed

No

Description

A linocut pictorial bookplate in red ink on sepia tinted paper. There is a figure kneeling before a plant, rendered in silhouette. Beneath the figure is the name "Marcia Ann Averbeck".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.25 x 2.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA883

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

110 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA883

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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