Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925

Contributed by Cary Memorial Library in Wayne

Description

This romantic image depicts a pastoral scene of a winged being playing a stringed instrument while sitting behind a young woman reading. The text reads "beauty born of murmuring sound", a quote from a poem by William Wordsworth, and "Rosamond Weston Eddy her book."

The artist's name, "Margaret Ely Webb" appears in small type. The black and white image has been partially colored in with watercolors.

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About This Item

  • Title: Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925
  • Creator: Webb, Margaret Ely
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Town: Wayne
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 14.3 cm x 8.7 cm
  • Local Code: Album E
  • Collection: Bookplate collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Cary Memorial Library in Wayne
17 Old Winthrop Road, Wayne, ME 04284
(207) 685-3612
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