Artist/Designer

Smith i Mari, Ismael

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Commissioned for

Isaac Smith

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in gold ink on white paper for Isaac Smith. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is a naked woman being chased by a goose and her hands and feet are in the air. The goose is biting her hair making her head turn and look forward while her body is facing away to the side.

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 x 5 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA993

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

5195 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith i Mari, Ismael\TIF Images\BA993

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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