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1894
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
The Grolier Club
Description States, "The Grolier Club. | Founded 1884 | New York;" features five central images depicting steps in the bookmaking process, including papermaking, hand-press printing, and binding, the ornamental border includes the crest of the Grolier Club, and a coin bearing the portrait and name of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Signed in lower right, "E D French sc. 1894."
Format 1 print : b&w, 21 x 16 cm.
Language English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
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French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
President White Library
Diiscipalus est prioris post …
Description States, "President White Library Cornell University;" features the monogram "PWL" with a a ribbon intertwined that statet "Diiscipalus est prioris posterior dies." Unsigned.
Format 1 print : col., 10 x 8 cm.
Language Latin, English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1896
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
John Crerar Library, The
Great is that bringeth the g …
Description States, "The John Crerar Library. Chicago 1894" with motto "Great is that bringeth the gift knowledge;" features a portrait of John Crerar and a bookshelf. Signed at bottom "E.D. French 1896."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 9 cm.
Language English, Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1897
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
John Crerar Library, The
Great is that bringeth the g …
Description States, "The John Crerar Library. Chicago 1894 Presented by..." with motto "Great is that bringeth the gift knowledge;" features a portrait of John Crerar and a bookshelf. Signed at bottom "E.D. French 1896."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 9 cm.
Language English, Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1899
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Gale, Edward Courtland
Tiens ta foy
Description States, "Ex Libris Edward Courtland Gale" with motto "Tiens ta foy;" features a shield with a gryphon, a helmet, ducal coronet, and a demi-unicorn. Also features stacks of books, an open book, and an oil lamp. Signed at bottom "EDFrench fec 1899."
Format 1 print : col., 13 x 10 cm.
Language French
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1904
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
American Institute of Electr …
Books must follow sciences n …
Description States, "Library of the Institute of Electrical Engineers" with motto "Books must follow sciences not sciences follow books." Features the monogram "AEEI" surrounded by garland and a border. Signed "ED French fec. 1904."
Format 1 print : b&w, 14 x 10 cm.
Language English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1901
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Long Island Historical Socie …
Historia testis temporum
Description States, "Long Island Historical Society Storrs Memorial Fund" with motto "Historia Testis Temporum;" features a portrait of a bearded man possibly Storrs, an open book, a stack of books, an oil lamp and a Greek statue. Signed at bottom center "EDFrench 1901."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 8 cm.
Language English, Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1895
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Description States, "Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York City. Presented by…Case…No...Shelf…;" depicts the exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the road leading to it. Signed at bottom right "EDFrench sc. 1895."
Format 1 print : col., 13 x 11 cm.
Language English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1896
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Sedgwick, Robert
Confido in domino
Description States, "Robert Sedgwick" with motto "Confido in domino;" features a shield with a helmet divided verically with five bells in the left section and a lion and two thistle in the right section. Features a crest with a lion trippant. Signed at bottom left "E.D.French fect. 1896."
Format 1 print : col., 11 x 10 cm.
Language Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1917
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Mark Skinner Library, The
And God said let there be li …
Description States, "The Mark Skinner Library. Manchester, Vermont. MDCCCXCVII" with motto "And God said let there be light;" features a portraint of Mark Skinner surrounded by an ornate frame with an open book. Signed at bottom left "EDF Sc."
Format 1 print : col., 11 x 9 cm.
Language English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1899
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
The Club of Odd Volumes
Description States, "The Club of Odd Volumes Founded 1897;" depicts a bearded man reading an open book in a library setting. Also features an emblem for "Bostonia" and a shield with an open book. Signed at bottom right"E.D. French 1899."
Format 1 print : b&w, 12 x 9 cm.
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1902
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Washington County Free Libra …
Description States, "The Washington County Free Library. Hagerstown, Maryland…MDCCCCI" with motto "Knowledge is power;" depicts a portrait of the bearded Benjamin Franklin Newcomer, surrounded by a frame made of corn. Singed "EDF 1902."
Format 1 print : col., 11 x 8 cm.
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1899
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Williams, John Skelton
Nil admirari, Fari quae sent …
Description States, "John Skelton William" with mottos "Nil admirari" and "Fari quae sentiat;" features a shield with a cross, five five-pointed stars, a helmet, and a beast with horns. Signed at bottom "EDF 1899."
Format 1 print : col., 9 x 7 cm.
Language Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1900
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Williams, John Skelton
Nil admirari, Fari quae sent …
Description States, "John Skelton William" with mottos "Nil admirari" and "Fari quae sentiat;" features a shield with a cross, five five-pointed stars, a helmet, and a beast with horns. Signed at bottom "EDF 1899."
Format 1 print : col., 9 x 7 cm.
Language Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1894
Pyle, H., French, Edwin Davi …
Players, The
Either For Traged Comedy His …
Description States, "The Players. Either for Tragedy, Comedy, History: Hamlet Act II, Scene II;" depicts a Grecian goddess playing a lyre. Signed at bottom "J. Pyle E.D.F. Sc. 1894."
Format 1 print : col., 17 x 10 cm.
Language English
Artist Pyle, H., French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1900
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Union League Club, The
Description States, "The Union League Club, New York: Presented by The Union League Club to the Librarian of the Mechanic Institute;" depicts an open library setting with bookshelves, chairs, arches, and vaulted ceilings. Signed "EDF 1900."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 9 cm.
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1898
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Wendell, Barrett
Description States, "Barrett Wendell;" depicts a window with a view of a shield containing a ship and anchors, a helmet, a ship, and a ribbon that states "Evert Iansen Wendell Regerenden Dyaken. 1656." Signed at bottom "EDF 1898."
Format 1 print : col., 8 x 6 cm.
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
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French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Lambert, Samuel W.
Description States, "Ex Libris Samuel W. Lambert;" features and open book and a shield with four lambs and a molet or a five-pointed star. Signed at bottom "EDF."
Format 1 print : col., 5 x 8 cm.
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
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French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Virtute et numine
Description States, "Ex Libris Medicis" with motto "Virtute et numine;" depicts a border with ribbon, roses, a snake, and a quartered shield with a helmet and crown. Signed at the bottom "EDF."
Format 1 print : col., 9 x 10 cm.
Language Latin
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
1895
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-19 …
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Description States, "Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York City The Cruger Mansion 14th Street Home of the Museum from 1873 to 1878;" depicts a Georgian mansion surrounded by an ornate border. Below the frame are spaces for Case, No. and Shelf to be written. Signed in the bottom left "ED French sc. 1895."
Format 1 print : col., 12 x 11 cm.
Language English
Artist French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
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