Beverly Chew Bookplate by E.D. French, 1895 [Ex Libris]

By: E.D. French

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


Beverly Chew by E.D. French, 1895, engraving, 4.8 by 5.3 cm. Used, fair with wrinkles and edge wear. A small armorial plate by one of the masters, Edwin Davis French. Chew (1850-1924) was a banker and well-regarded book collector who focused on sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English authors and, later, poets of the same period (Dickinson, pp. 64-65). He was an active member and supporter of the Grolier Club and edited some of their best catalogs. Fincham, p. 31; Butler, pp. 41-43.

Title: Beverly Chew Bookplate by E.D. French, 1895 [Ex Libris]

Author Name: E.D. French

Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),

Publisher: 1895

Binding: Bookplate

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 2804