Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

May Robson

Signed

Yes

Description

A woodcut pictorial bookplate in black ink on sepia tinted paper. There are a set of drama masks, a hand holding a bouquet, a bird in a birdhouse, and a small animal, perhaps a dog. Below the scene is the name "May Robson" and above is "Ex Libris".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English and Latin

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.875 x 2.375 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA905

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

155 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA905

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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