Still Image

Ex-Libris Louis Jonathan Bailey

1940 / U.S. Werhuer, Edmund, Jamaica, NY

1_11_Bailey2.jpg

Pictorial-style, personal bookplate featuring a portrait of Thomas Hardy at center and flanked with two stalks of wheat. Handwritten provenance on back reads, “U.S. Werhuer, Edmund; 1940; Jamaica, NY; Louis J. Bailey plate. For Hardy books. Portrait of Thomas hardy from photo of Wm. Strang’s etching. Autograph from one of Mr. Bailey’s books.”

~ U.S. Werhuer, Edmund, Jamaica, NY, “Ex-Libris Louis Jonathan Bailey,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed November 21, 2017, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1862.

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Title

Ex-Libris Louis Jonathan Bailey

Subject

Louis Jonathan Bailey

Description

Pictorial-style, personal bookplate featuring a portrait of Thomas Hardy at center and flanked with two stalks of wheat. Handwritten provenance on back reads, “U.S. Werhuer, Edmund; 1940; Jamaica, NY; Louis J. Bailey plate. For Hardy books. Portrait of Thomas hardy from photo of Wm. Strang’s etching. Autograph from one of Mr. Bailey’s books.”

Creator

U.S. Werhuer, Edmund, Jamaica, NY

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1940

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Pictorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1925.1
Album 1; 1 11 Bailey 2

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

4 and ½”H x 3”W