Artist/Designer

Webb, Margaret Ely

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Commissioned for

M. E. W.

Signed

No

Description

A pictorial bookplate in dark sepia ink on sepia tinted paper. There is a street sign with "BRASIL" written on the right panel. The panel next to it, indicating the road the perspective is from, the name is cut off but starts with "HY" In the background ther is a large body of water, mountains in the distance, and the sun is setting. The artist's initials "MEW" are scattered in the ground beneath the sign.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

1.5 x 1.5 in.

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1205

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

56 KB

Image File Location

Cop-Darc

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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