Artist/Designer

Webb, Margaret Ely

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Commissioned for

Geraldine Kelly

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on cream paper. This image shows a seated woman in profile facing left. She wears a long dress and has flowing hair. Her gaze is directed towards a window with a view of trees and birds. The left side features a column with the name "GERALDINE KELLY" vertically aligned. Various floral elements and birds are included in the composition, with the artist's signature "PEW" at the bottom right corner.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

5.25 x 3.25 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1162

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

433 KB

Image File Location

Cop-Darc

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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