• Creator
  • Wachtel
  • Created Date
  • 1897-1897
  • Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 88x96 mm. BY BOOKS MAY LEARNING / PERHAPS BEFALL / BUT WISDOM NEVER / BY BOOKS AT ALL / YET THOUGHT MAY SHIVER / AT LEAST THE LESS / WITH THEM TO COVER HER NAKEDNESS. / CHAS F LUMMIS HIS X BOOK / Wachtel. / COPYRIGHT 1897 BY C. F. LUMMIS. Dark green ink on beige paper. A naked child is reading a book by candlelight, sitting in grass amid flowers. There is a red "42" stamped in the left-hand corner of the bookplate.
  • 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