Praetorius, C, fl 1900s :Ex libris Alex H Turnbull / C Praetorius [ca 1910]

Praetorius, C, fl 1900s :Ex libris Alex H Turnbull / C Praetorius [ca 1910]
Date
1910
By
Praetorius, Charles, active 1900s
Ref
BOOKPLATES-Graham-NZ-Turnbull-1910-01
Description

A bookplate design showing a whare with an elaborately carved front porch, two women standing in front, another on the porch. The whole is surrounded by a border using Maori carving designs.

Original drawing for this bookplate is at A-136-013

The artist may be Herbert Williams, a close friend of Turnbull's, who printed another bookplate for Turnbull on his Te Rau Press. 'Praetorius' is almost certainly a pseudonym.

Other Titles - From the collections of Alexander H Turnbull

Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s).

Physical Description: Line block print, 85 x 65 mm, on sheet 129 x 90 mm.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
The Graham Bookplate Collection; bookplates collected by David H Graham. [1500-1950s] / Various artists :[New Zealand bookplates commissioned by persons whose names begin with T, collected by David Graham. 1860s - 1950s].
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Bookplates, Relief prints, Line block print, 85 x 65 mm, on sheet 129 x 90 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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