• Creator
  • Kustermann, L
  • Description
  • Armorial. Ownership. 81x133 mm. EX LIB | RIS / DRIS RUD | OLPH / PEN | ZIG / [artist's initials lower right:] L K / SAPERE ET FARI. An eagle displayed with wings inverted stands on books and supports an escutcheon, helm, mantling and crest. The escutcheon (heraldic colors not clearly marked) is divided by a bend chequy between two six-pointed mullets (stars). The helm is crested with wings elevated and addorsed that reflect the checkered motif... more
    Armorial. Ownership. 81x133 mm. EX LIB | RIS / DRIS RUD | OLPH / PEN | ZIG / [artist's initials lower right:] L K / SAPERE ET FARI. An eagle displayed with wings inverted stands on books and supports an escutcheon, helm, mantling and crest. The escutcheon (heraldic colors not clearly marked) is divided by a bend chequy between two six-pointed mullets (stars). The helm is crested with wings elevated and addorsed that reflect the checkered motif in the escutcheon. Motto: "Sapere et fari" = To be wise and to speak. less
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277