It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas and I would be pleased to receive more scans from you of Christmas bookplates for inclusion in this posting .
Send your scans to Bookplatemaven@hotmail.com.
Here are two from my collection
|Mr. Nitter was a lawyer in Boston|
Fellow collector Michael Kunze sent me these two
I found two bookplates reminding on the season approaching:
1. made by Erich Buettner (Berlin 1889 - 1936 Freiburg) for Fritz and
Marie Brandi ( an etching done around 1920)
2. Theo Broekstra (Netherlands, in 1952 or 53 he emigrated to Australia)
did the silhouette/ paper art in 1951 for A. Duyvestin mst.
Rebecca Eschliman Sent This Plate
This universal bookplate shown below was based on Scherenschnitte brought from Europe in
the early 1930s by Lucy and Arthur Morgan (parents of Antioch Bookplate
co-founder Ernest Morgan).
From Fellow Collector Anthony Pincott
Used as, but not originally intended for, a
Couldn't resist slipping this in.