Artist/Designer

Webb, Margaret Ely

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Commissioned for

Alfred Noyes

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on white paper. There is an illustration of someone's backyard patio. The patio has a table with papers and a book on it and one chair next to the table. The backyard has a wall and behind the wall are trees, bushes, and a body of water with mountains in the distance. Under the patio illustration "EX LIBRIS ALFRED NOYES" is written and below that "OLIVA. NUNTIA. PACIS" is written with space between each word. On the right side of the illustration's border is a strand of leaves and in the bottom left corner there is a bird with a leaf branch in its mouth.

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 3.75 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1194

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

410 KB

Image File Location

Cop-Darc

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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