Artist/Designer

Ruth Thomson Saunders

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Commissioned for

Mary Penfield Norton

Signed

Yes

Description

A photoengraving bookplate in black ink on sepia tinted paper. There is a blooming agave plant underneath a starry night sky. There is a circular frame around the image with the name "Mary Penfield Norton". Below the image there are the words "Memorial Library The Candles of the Lord".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 4 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA916

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

364 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA916

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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