Abby P.A. Davis Bookplate - Bookplate

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Title Information
Title
Abby P.A. Davis Bookplate
Name: Personal
Name Part
Kirby, C.V.
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Artist
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Creator
Name: Personal
Name Part
Messenger, Maria Gerard, 1849-1937
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Collector
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Contributor
Name: Personal
Name Part
Davis, Abby P.A.
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Patron
Role
Role Term: Text (marcrelator)
Contributor
Subject
Topic
Women's bookplates
Subject
Topic
Women book collectors
Subject
Topic
Women in art
Subject
Topic
Flowers in art
Subject
Topic
Books in art
Subject
Topic
Ocean waves in art
Subject
Topic
Sea shells in art
Subject
Topic
Ruins in art
Subject
Topic
Columns
Subject
Topic
Leaves in art
Origin Information
Date Created (encoding="w3cdtf", keyDate="yes")
1907
Abstract
Pictorial bookplate, inscribed: "Abby P.A. Davis". Depicts a woman picking flowers and holding a book in one arm. There are overgrown columns in the background. The image is enclosed within a frame of leaves and flowers, with ocean waves and sea shells at the bottom. The engraver's initials and the year are visible in the bottom-right corner of the central image.
Note
Inscription on mount: "C.V. Kirby Sc."
Type of Resource
still image
Genre
bookplates
Genre
prints
Genre
women's bookplates
Physical Description
Form
black and white
Extent
1 print ; 9 x 6.3 cm
Internet Media Type
image/jp2
digitalOrigin
reformatted digital
Related Item: Host (displayLabel="Collection")
Title Information
Title
Maria Gerard Messenger Collection of Women's Bookplates
Access Condition: use and reproduction (href="http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/")
Copyright Undetermined
Note: ownership
The Grolier Club
Identifier: Local
BoxC-D_033
Record Information
languageOfCataloging
Language Term: Code (ISO639-2B)
eng
Related Item: Host (displayLabel="DCMNY.org Islandora Object", href="http://dcmny.org/islandora/object/gc:2610")
Identifier: Local
gc:2610