Design for a bookplate for Ella Voysey

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RIBApix ref no RIBA98162
Architect/DesignerVoysey, Charles Francis Annesley (1857-1941)
Artist/PhotographerVoysey, Charles Francis Annesley (1857-1941)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1902
Image Date1902
StyleArts & Crafts
Library ReferenceSKB458/2 p.62 no.71
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing comes from an exercise book Voysey entitled 'Symbolism in design', a volume containing mounted examples of his graphic designs. This bookplate was designed for Voysey's beloved niece, the daughter of his youngest brother Ellison. The date is unknown but it is likely that it predates Ella's 1929 marriage to the actor Robert Donat.

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graphic design