Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

Bangor Public Library

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on white paper, titled "BANGOR PUBLIC LIBRARY." The central image is an interior scene with an open book resting on a desk near a window that frames a distant cityscape. There are architectural details and angels' heads surrounding the scene. Below the central panel, there is an inscription "FROM THE JOHN F. PATTEN FUND".

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4 x 3 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1032

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

2942 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1032

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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