Still Image

Bookplate for Dris. Colemanni Arady

1923 / Sassy Atilla

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A pictorial bookplate in black ink on ivory paper with an image of a small raft made from a book sailing in stylized water. On the raft are smaller books, an inkpot and quill, and a man wearing a pointed hat and tunic who is steering with a rudder. "Tinta" is written on the inkpot, and the raft has a sail with a simple pattern on on its bottom edge and Ex-libris written at the top of it. "Sassy" is signed within the waves. Underneath this image is the inscription "Dris.Colemanni Arady De Vizkelet."

~ Sassy Atilla, “Bookplate for Dris. Colemanni Arady,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed June 20, 2024, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1865.

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Dublin Core

Title

Bookplate for Dris. Colemanni Arady

Subject

Bookplates

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on ivory paper with an image of a small raft made from a book sailing in stylized water. On the raft are smaller books, an inkpot and quill, and a man wearing a pointed hat and tunic who is steering with a rudder. "Tinta" is written on the inkpot, and the raft has a sail with a simple pattern on on its bottom edge and Ex-libris written at the top of it. "Sassy" is signed within the waves. Underneath this image is the inscription "Dris.Colemanni Arady De Vizkelet."

Creator

Sassy Atilla

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1923

Contributor

Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

Rights

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Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

Stillimage

Identifier

PPL-MS: 1925.1.008

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

4 and ¾”H x 3 and ½”W