Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

Bryam and Madeleine Whitney

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on off-white paper showcases an interior scene through a window frame, with a view of a lake and mountains in the distance. An armchair and a desk with books suggest a personal study. Surrounding the window is a floral arrangement. Below, the names "Byram and Madeline Whitney" are presented, indicating ownership.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

3.5 x 4 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1025

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

2023-12-12

Image Format

image/tif

Image File Size

3742 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1025

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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