Name/TitleBookplate of Arthur Mitchell
MakerLionel Lindsay (b.1874, d.1961)
Medium and MaterialsWood engraving, printed in black ink on paper
Inscription and MarksTitle within plate, top and bot.centre.
Signed in plate l.l.
Measurements10.1 x 8.9cm (platemark), 14.4 x 11.9cm (sheet)
Subject and Association KeywordsAnimals
Subject and Association KeywordsFigurative
Subject and Association KeywordsLandscape
Subject and Association KeywordsStill Life
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.
Arthur Mitchell was an art collector who became a friend of Lionel Lindsay during his visits to London. This book plate was a gift to Mitchell from Lionel Lindsay.
Credit LineDonated under the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program in 2017
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved