Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

George Clinton Fairchild Williams

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on light paper portrays a garden vista from a window, below which a book lies open on a desk. Below, the inscription "GEORGE CLINTON FAIRCHILD WILLIAMS" is displayed. There are floral motifs around the border, a gear, an arrangement of three squares forming a triangle, and a medical staff symbol.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 3.25 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1026

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

3711 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1026

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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