Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

Chase

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate printed in black ink on white paper. It features an intricate border framing a central scene with an open book. The open book displays the title "Companions of my solitude." Above the book, a round medallion with a lion rampant is flanked by feather quills. The artist’s initials "S.L.S." are subtly incorporated into the design. The name "CHASE" is prominently displayed in the lower section within the decorative border.

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 2.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1013

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

2278 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1013

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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