Wed, 6th Jun 2018 16:00

Scottish Pictures

  Lot 295

Sold for £420

* JESSIE MARION KING (SCOTTISH 1875 - 1949), BOOKPLATE FOR FRED J M CHRISTIE lithograph with metallic ink on paper, signed 11.5cm x 10.5cm Mounted, framed and under glass Note: Between 1902 and 1910, King designed around 30 bookplates. The majority of these contain the phrase 'ex libris', meaning 'from the library of'. This label in particular was designed for Fred J M Christie, who is thought to have been a Glasgow textile merchant.

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