Ruth Thomson Saunders
A photoengraving pictorial bookplate printed in black ink on white paper. There is a scene consisting of open books rendered in an art-deco-esque style. The Thinker, a modern artwork, and sheet music are present on some of the pages. There is a simple mountain range toward the top right of the frame. The bottom is inscribed "Ernest Dawson" with art-deco letterforms.
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
4 x 2.625 in
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Saunders, Ruth Thomson\TIF Images\BA885
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a man sitting, music sheet, and books in an illusion design" (2024). Bookplates by Ruth Thomson Saunders. Image 4.