Sunday, December 01, 2013
This Week in Bookplates 12/1/2013
John Gustav Dell recently updated the excellent article he wrote about bookplates and microscopes. .
The article originally appeared in Modern Microscopy. It is well written and well illustrated.
Here is a link to the article
Rebecca Eschliman Just sent the following note:
Do you have in your collection the universal design done by Antioch Bookplate in 1943, designed by Harry Roth? I didn't see it noted in the article, either
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|Submitted by Craig Harris|
He used an attractive printed bookplate which is not artist signed. The Harper's May poster was done by Edward Penfield and there is a striking similarity between the two. Perhaps the image on the bookplate was copied from something done by him.
Labels: Bookplates with microscopes