View Full Text
Pictorial Ownership 65x100 mm Ex libris / Habent sua | fata libelli / Karl Richter / 99. Rain storms in from open window, extinguishing candle whose wax drips down upon a stack of books. Spider and web dominate one corner, dog sits upon one open book, and a death's head, mantled by banner with motto, rests upon another book with Richter's name. Artist's mark and date at bottom.  Motto: "Habent sua fata libelli" = Books have their fate.  Name of artist from Leiningen-Westerburg.
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
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