Artist/Designer

Webb, Margaret Ely

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Commissioned for

Kathleen Louise Eddy

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on sepia tinted paper for Kathleen Louise Eddy. A young angel with a halo and wings, is walking on their toes in the forest where the flowers are blooming on the ground. The illustration has a thin, black border line in a vertical rectangle. On the right and left side of the illustration is a long cloth rope with knots and flowers woven. In the illustration at the bottom, "EX LIBRIS" is written next to a flower. Below the illustration the name "KATHLEEN LOUISE EDDY" is inscribed.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Language

English and Latin

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

5.25 x 2.75 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1173

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

2024-02-19

Image Format

image/jpeg

Image File Size

367 KB

Image File Location

Cop-Darc

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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