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[Bookplate for Kathleen Reit and Francis Reit]
[Bookplate for Kathleen Reit and Francis Reit]
Title[Bookplate for Kathleen Reit and Francis Reit]
Date Created[unknown]
DescriptionThis bookplate's design features a devil-like figure reading a book beneath a tree, by a brook.
Extent1 bookplate : relief printing ; 6.3 x 7.3 cm
SubjectAllegorical drawings
Personal NamesReit, Kathleen ; Reit, Francis
TypeStill Image
NotesRBSC Bookplate Collection has five copies of this print. Francis and Kay Reif were prominent art collectors based in Vancouver. They made a large bequest to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, consisting of including a collection of Manchu Era Chinese ivory and amber carvings. The Department of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia has a graduate scholarship named after Francis Reif.
1) Robert Amos. (2001, May 17). Ivories sublimely beautiful :[Final Edition]. Times - Colonist, p. D5. Retrieved November 29, 2010, from Canadian Newsstand Complete. (Document ID: 241169741).
2) Departmental Awards (n.d.) Retrieved November 29, 2010, from
Access IdentifierBP GEN SL P R458
Digital IdentifierBP_GEN_SL_P_R458
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. General Bookplates Collection. BP GEN SL P R458
Date Available2009
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 Kathleen and Francis Reif
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