Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Schwob


Item Info

Item No: frkb00154
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Schwob
Scripts/Text: Fraktur
Language: German
Weiser Number: 787
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Laid paper; watercolor; ink

Elisabeth \ Schwob \ Ihr Gesangbuch \ Anoo Domini 1819.
abcdefghijklmnopqrst \ uvwxyz ABCDEF \ Singe und Arbeit


Elisabeth Schwob’s hymnal. Anno Domini 1819.
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz ABCDEF. Sing and work.

Category: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen)
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur is in the upper portion of the document. Below it is a cup or vase. The alphabet is below it. This bookplate is in the hymnal Das neue und verbesserte Gesangbuch (Philadlephia, Pa.: G. und D. Billmeyer, 1814).  (PA GER Philadelphia 1813 G31)

Associated Names: Schwob, Elisabeth
Provenance: Henry S. Borneman

Creation Place State/Province: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1819
Image Dimensions Width: 16.7 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-154
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener

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