Robert Graham Evans. Public Deposited

Ornate manuscript page with a small shield featuring three fanged animal heads [possibly boars] and a thick angled stripe. The text on the page is "I have a shelf in my library for tried authors; one in my mind for tried principles; and one in my heart for tried friends." Next to the shield is the name "Robert Graham Evans." Above the shield is a crown and an identical animal's head. A banner with the phrase "Pro Patria" is at the bottom of the shield. Brown ink. Signed Ainslie Hewett with four-digit year.

Item number
  • ULAL Evans, Robert Graham
Creator role
  • bookplate designer
  • P4 - Commercial photogravure, rotogravure
People represented
Date original
  • 1928
  • eng
Object type
  • 11.4 x 7.6 cm. bookplate. Folder: Bookplates - Evans, Robert Graham, in Ainslie Hewett (1880-1963) Collection, University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library.
Collection information
  • University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library
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