Artist/Designer

Smith i Mari, Ismael

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Commissioned for

Evelyn Schmoll

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on faded white paper for Evelyn Schmoll. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is a shirtless woman wearing a skirt holding a fruit basket above her head with one hand. The other hand is reaching up towards the basket and there is a string of grapes from the basket that is close to her mouth. She is tilting her head up and she is standing on an open book. The left page of the book says "Life" and the right page says "Life"

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English, Latin

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.25 x 3.5 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA990

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

4341 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith i Mari, Ismael\TIF Images\BA990

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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