Bruno Alberts. Public Deposited

Dragon's head, small shield with text, and intricate ornamentation. A scroll with text runs across the center of the design. The text on the shield is "Never less alone than when alone." The scroll says "Bruno Alberts." Born in Louisville, Bruno Alberts (1888-1970) studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy. His brother was artist John Bernard Alberts, Jr. (1886-1931). Black ink. Signed Ainslie Hewett with four-digit year.

Item number
  • ULAL Alberts, Bruno
Creator
Creator role
  • bookplate designer
Subject
Technique
  • P4 - Commercial photogravure, rotogravure
People represented
Date original
  • 1919
Language
  • eng
Object type
Source
  • 12 x 7.7 cm. bookplate. Folder: Bookplates - Alberts, Bruno, in Ainslie Hewett (1880-1963) Collection, University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library.
Collection
Collection information
Repository
  • University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library
Rights statement
Ordering information
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