Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

Library of Knox College

Signed

Yes

Description

A photoengraving bookplate in two colors on sepia tinted paper. There are two trees with their canopies meeting. In between these trees is the typeset text, "Gertrude Chapin Thomson and Frank D. Thomson present the books of The Saunders Studio Press published by their daughter Ruth Thomson Saunders and Lynne F. Saunders to the Library of KNOX COLLEGE".

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 2.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA915

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

177 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA915

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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