Artist/Designer

Smith i Mari, Ismael

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Commissioned for

Virginia Housman Spiegelberg

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on faded white paper for Virginia Housman Spiegelberg. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. A woman in a big hoop dress is writing "Ex-Libris" into a tree trunk while looking at the open book in her hand. There are books and flowers on the ground by her feet.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English, Latin, Spanish

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 3.25 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA998

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

4682 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith i Mari, Ismael\TIF Images\BA998

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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