Unknown / Alberto Zanverdiani, Trieste, Italy
Pictorial-style, original woodcut bookplate featuring a sailing ship with sun behind it and two swords serve as side borders. Additional text between the swords reads “Aprendo il mare fummo in cotal guise che nazion nessuna inanzi aperse.” The beginning translates to “opening the sea” in Italian. Marked Trieste-Italia.
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Album 2; 2 76 Ortiz 2