Name/TitleBookplate of Hannah Lloyd-Jones
MakerLionel Lindsay (b.1874, d.1961)
Medium and MaterialsWood engraving, printed in black ink on paper
Inscription and MarksTitle within plate, bot.centre
Measurements7.7 x 5.3cm (platemark), 11.4 x 8.7cm (sheet)
Subject and Association KeywordsNature
Subject and Association DescriptionLionel Lindsay created more than sixty bookplates between 1911 and 1958. Most were personal gifts for family and friends, and some were commissioned.
Lady Hannah Benyon Lloyd Jones OBE (d. 1982) was the second wife of Sir Charles Lloyd Jones, the chairman of David Jones Ltd from 1920 until his death in 1958. This book plate was a gift from the artist to Hannah Lloyd-Jones.
Credit LineDonated under the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program in 2017
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved