• Creator
  • Hopson, William Fowler, 1849-1935
  • Created Date
  • 1895-1895
  • Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 82x118 mm. PRAETERIT ENIM FIGURA HUJUS MUNDI / EX-LIBRIS / JOSEPHINE E. S. PORTER / [artist's name lower left of frame:] W. F. HOPSON / [engraver's (?) initials lower right of frame:] N. H. 1895. Elegantly dressed woman in gown with floral motif, a peacock in show by her side; elaborate oval frame with flowers surmounted by a parrot. [1] Motto: "Praeterit enim figura huius mundi" = The fashion of this world passeth away (... more
    Pictorial. Ownership. 82x118 mm. PRAETERIT ENIM FIGURA HUJUS MUNDI / EX-LIBRIS / JOSEPHINE E. S. PORTER / [artist's name lower left of frame:] W. F. HOPSON / [engraver's (?) initials lower right of frame:] N. H. 1895. Elegantly dressed woman in gown with floral motif, a peacock in show by her side; elaborate oval frame with flowers surmounted by a parrot. [1] Motto: "Praeterit enim figura huius mundi" = The fashion of this world passeth away (I Cor. 31) [2] Porter was a collector of books on costume. 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