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[Bookplate for Herbert Spencer Stvdy]
[Bookplate for Herbert Spencer Stvdy]
Title[Bookplate for Herbert Spencer Stvdy]
Date Created1910
Sort Date1910
DescriptionWoman is Mnemosyne, personification of memory in Greek mythology, or Vigilanza / Vigilantia wearing a loose gown and with hair tresses. Holding oil-lamp in her left hand, and closed book in her right hand. Flanking the right side of Vigilantia is an olive tree. Behind the torso of Vigilantia is a shelf of books, and behind her head is a landscape with a castle overlooking a lake, surrounded by mountains, and a cloudy sky. Ex Libris part of image.
Extent1 bookplate : steel engraving ; 8.5 x 14 cm
SubjectAllegorical drawings ; Portraits
Personal NamesStvdy, Herbert Spencer
TypeStill Image
NotesH.S.STVDY 1910 appears in lower-right hand corner above name.
Access IdentifierBP GEN SL P S793
Digital IdentifierBP_GEN_SL_P_S793
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. General Bookplates Collection. BP GEN SL P S793
Date Available2006
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
TranscriptEx Libris H.S.STVDY 1910 Herbert Spencer Stvdy
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