Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

H. Alfred Fowler

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate printed in black ink on white paper, featuring an ornate border encasing the phrase "Presented to" above, and "With the compliments of MC Alfred Fowler" below. The design features floral and vegetal motifs, seashells, and a draped ribbon.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

2.75 x 4.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1019

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

5289 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1019

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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