Artist/Designer

Smith i Mari, Ismael

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Commissioned for

L. Dalmau

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on sepia tinted paper for Maimie Cohn. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is a woman sitting down looking at a man who is kneeling in front of her. She is holding an open book in her hands and the man has one hand close to the woman. Next to the man's feet is a fruit basket on the floor. On the left and right side there is a variety of fruits hanging vertically with a ribbon at the top.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English, Spanish

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 3 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA975

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

2023-11-20

Image Format

image/tif

Image File Size

3515 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith i Mari, Ismael\TIF Images\BA975

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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