Bookplate, Ex Libris Charlotte Adams Brown
Date: 1928
Medium: Ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions: composition: 7 5/16 × 5 1/16 in. (18.6 × 12.9 cm) sheet: 10 7/16 × 7 15/16 in. (26.5 × 20.2 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Charlotte A. Ganz and Albert Harding Ganz, 1980
Object Number: 1980-164
About: Pyle student Charlotte Harding Brown worked as an illustrator until 1917, when she stopped her commercial work. The inscription by the artist's daughter on the reverse of this design notes: "This book-plate was a graduation present from my mother to me in June 1930 when I graduated from Vassar College." Customized bookplates had a revival during the Arts and Crafts movement.
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