Artist/Designer

Webb, Margaret Ely

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Commissioned for

H &H Parmenter

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in green ink on light sepia tinted paper. There is a bird flying close over the ocean. There is a steamboat in the far distance to the left. Above the boat "H & h PARMENTER" is inscribed. Above the name there is a plane flying in the sky. Under the illustration there is a pair of binoculars in the grass with "Their" inscribed on the left and "Books" inscribed on the right of them.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

4.5 x 4.25 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1196

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

576 KB

Image File Location

Cop-Darc

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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