Bookplate designs by Richard Shirley Smith.

by Brian North Lee

Written in English
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Paginationp. 84-93
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19072136M

We’re delighted to share news of the latest addition to the Slightly Foxed Editions list, No. The Empress of Ireland by Christopher Robbins. The subtitle to this delicious book is ‘A Chronicle of an Unusual Friendship’, and it would indeed be difficult to imagine two more unlikely companions than its author and his subject, the year-old gay Irish film-maker Brian Desmond Hurst. Many bookplate designs will use the phrase "ex libris" as a text header or a design element. Growing up, I remember first encountering bookplates or the idea of them in my Little Golden Books, such as the "Tawny Scrawny Lion" (shown at right). Cute and fun bookplate stickers / book labels for children featuring a little kawaii style, yellow crab, green seaweed and rocks. Customizable text “this book belongs to”. Personalize the name. Cute design for labeling books. More → Missing: Richard Shirley Smith. Includes an entry by Brian North Lee on Richard Shirley Smith (v. 4, p. ) with a photograph of the artist and reproductions of seventeen bookplates. Also includes a "Checklist of Ex-Libris by Richard Shirley Smith" with descriptions of thirty-three bookplates through .

Harry Burns Hutchins And The University Of Michigan [ Signed By The Author] by Smith, Shirley W. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Publisher's brown covers with black lettering at front. Illustrated with a wood engraving by Richard Shirley Smith at the title page, printed from the original block. The text was handset at Twinrocker and The Janus Press in Brookston Indiana and Newark, Vermont. Printed in an edition of , were published by the Gruffyground Press. A bookplate (or book-plate, as it was commonly styled until the early 20th century), also known as ex-librīs (Latin for '"from the books (or library)"'), is usually a small printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate typographical bookplates are termed "book labels". Bookplates typically bear a name, motto, device (coat-of-arms Missing: Richard Shirley Smith. Richard Shirley Smith Fiftieth Birthday Retrospective Exhibition, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford [and] RIBA Heinz Gallery, London. by Richard Shirley Smith, Henry Ford, Brian North Lee Paperback, 55 Pages, Published by Ashmolean Museum ISBN , ISBN:

Browse our entire rare book shop to enquire and buy today. Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith £ Add to cart. SHIRLEY SMITH, RICHARD. RICHARD SHIRLEY SMITH Wood Engravings: A Selection Dec 5, - I’ve always been intrigued with the artwork, often intricate & exceptional, of bookplates. Also often ghoulish or salacious, but the innocent depictions of an engrossed & voracious reader are my favorites. See more ideas about Ex libris, Art and Book art pins. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Richard Shirley Smith (wood engravings) (illustrator). Limited Edition. Cambridge, England: Limited Editions Club, Limited edition (#/), signed by Smith on colophon page, F/(lacks slipcase). Book has very little wear. Embossed decoration on front panel, leather spine with gilt lettering on label.

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Bookplate Designs by Richard Shirley Smith. A rare original article from the Private Library Quarterly Journal of the Private Libraries Association, [Brian North Lee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Bookplate Designs by Richard Shirley Smith. A rare original article from the Private Library Quarterly Journal of the Private Libraries AssociationAuthor: Brian North Lee.

BOOKPLATES BY RICHARD SHIRLEY SMITH. on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: Fleece Press. Bookplate designs by Richard Shirley Smith. book Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith by Brian North Lee; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: English Bookplates; People: Robert Shirley Smith.

"Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith was begun in but completed during "--Label mounted inside front cover. "There are copies of this book, and it has been a pleasure to print some of the very best bookplates ever made.

Special limited & boxed edition of this book: only 40 copies (32 for sale), each signed by Richard Shirley Smith, plus four proofs of bookplates, also signed by artist. Examples of bookplates either printed from the original wood or line blocks direct into book, or tipped in. Hardback book, green patterned cloth-covered boards, in plain green.

Richard Shirley Smith, including 6 tipped-in examples of his work. Printed in a limited edition of by The Fleece Press. Hardback book with two-tone green cloth covers: wood effect; complete in a green slipcase.

Fine copy. This book is sold free of postage or delivery charge - including to overseas destinations - for the price. Original wood engraving.

No of Mounted. x cms. Stock ref: Keywords: Print, SHIRLEY SMITH Richard. Signed by the artist on the Colophon. Quarter cloth with wood laminate paper covered boards. Title on inset spine label. Frontispiece and 65 wood engraved bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith including a half-tone of the artist at work.

“It has been a pleasure to print some of the very best bookplates ever made.” (Simon Lawrence). RICHARD SHIRLEY SMITH was born in Hampstead in and was educated at Harrow School. He studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and in Rome. His main output as an artist has been a sequence, over fifty years, of solo shows of paintings, illustrated books, trompe-l'eoil murals, engravings and bookplates.

All these works reflect his interests. Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith / Brian North Lee Fleece Press Upper Denby [England] Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

Illustrated books about the art of Richard Shirley Smith are available to buy on this page. Richard Shirley Smith BOOKPLATES BY RICHARD SHIRLEY SMITH By Brian North Lee (The Fleece Press) Limited edition. View fullsize ASHMOLEAN RETROSPECTIVE CATALOGUE Henry Ford and Brian North Lee 12 colour and 30 black & white illustrations.

Buy Bookplate Designs By Richard Shirley Smith. by Lee, Brian North. Smith, Richard Shirley. (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Richard Shirley.

Lee, Brian North. Smith. Imaginative Book Illustration Society The Alcuin Society, Canada (for lovers of books, the book arts, fine printing, and reading) The Society of Heraldic Arts (see useful list of heraldic artists) D. Links to Bookplate Society Members' Sites Richard Shirley Smith The Incline Press The Primrose Hill Press Ltd Ex Libris Museum.

- Explore NOTALEITELL's board "Book plates" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Ex libris, Book art and g: Richard Shirley Smith. Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith. [Brian North Lee] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. All bookplates are matted and boxed, and arranged in the sequence assigned by Brian North Lee, Bookplates of Richard Shirley Smith (), as extended.

Also recorded are the numbers assigned by Iain Bain, The Wood Engravings of Richard Shirley Smith (). Found in: Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts > Roger W. Moss Collection of Manuscript, Original Art and Printed Material by and about Richard Shirley Smith > Engraved and Drawn Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith.

Richard Shirley Smith is that very rare thing, a thoroughly civilised artist whose love of tradition does not cramp his style. His work is full of the most extraordinary imagery: recondite references to ancient sculpture and buildings, Renaissance painting, history and and poetry combine in entirely original decorative flights of fancy.

The following publications contain more details of Richard Shirley Smith’s work: Moss, R. Richard Shirley Smith: Illustrated Books, Engravings and Bookplates. Libanus Press, North Lee, B. Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith, Fleece Press, Richard Shirley Smith: The Paintings and Collages, with a Preface by Roy Strong.

Orders of Chivalry and Decorations Depicted on Bookplates, 8, Paul Nash, 15, 96 Portrait of A Bookplate: Daniel and Thomas Bellamy, 4, ; Reg Butler, 3, Vol 3 No 1 (March ): The Bookplates of Alfred Cossmann, by Heinrich R.

Scheffer; Bookplate Collections in Swedish Public Institutions, by Benoit Junod; The Bookplate Designs of John R. Biggs, by W.E. Butler; Profile of an Artist: Richard Shirley Smith; Portrait of a Bookplate Reg Butler; Michel Fingesten Das graphische Werk, reviewed by W.E.

Butler. Bookplate For Brian North Lee Richard Shirley Smith (born ) SIGNED, DATED AND NUMBERED 68/ WOOD ENGRAVING 4 3/4 X 3 3/4 INCHES NUMBER 68 FROM AN EDITION OF EXHIBITED: RICHARD SHIRLEY SMITHNO Richard Shirley Smith: illustrated books, engravings and bookplates: annotated checklist, Roger W.

Moss Collection (Marlborough, England: Libanus Press, ): This checklist of Richard Shirley Smith's illustrated books, engravings and bookplates is intended to. Richard Shirley Smith was born in Hampstead in Educated at Harrow School, he studied at The Slade School of Fine Art and in Rome.

His main output as an artist has been a sequence, over 40 years, of solo shows of paintings, illustrated books, tompe l’oeil murals, engravings and bookplates. Moss, R.W. Richard Shirley Smith, Bain, I. Wood engravings of Richard Shirley Smith,BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original illustrated wrappers.

BAC: From the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith. Bookplate Collecting and The Book- plate Society, 5: 2, Bookplate Collector, A Problem for the, 6: 3, Bookplate Designs by Richard Shirley Smith, 2, Bookplate Designs of John Buckland Wright, g: 3, I I Bookplate Designs of Kate Greenaway, The, 8: 3, 14 Bookplate Designs of Walter Crane.

A bookplate, or ex libris, is a small print for pasting inside the cover of a book, to express the late 19th century, bookplates had developed into a highly imaginative form of. SMITH, Richard Shirley.

LEE, Brian North. Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith. The Fleece Press. [], Price: US$ + shipping Description: FIRST EDITION limited to copies; pp + colophon; 65 designs listed with 9 wood-engraved & 14 drawn images hand-printed from the original blocks on the Albion Press by Simon Lawrence; 6 tipped-in samples & portrait of the artist; a.

This checklist of Richard Shirley Smith's illustrated books, engravings and bookplates is intended to compliment lain Bain's Wood Engravings of Richard Shirley Smith (Cambridge, ), Shirley Smith's Paintings & Collages (London, ), and Brian North Lee's Bookplates by Richard Shirley Smith (Fleece Press, ).

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Fleece Press. Lee. - Explore cary's board "Bookplates", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Ex libris, Book art and Prints pins.Shirley Smith's copy with his studio ex libris.

BAC: From the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith. Call Number: MSS 17 Moss no. 6: Collection: Rare Books and Manuscripts Subject Terms: Bookplate designers -- England. Wood-engravers -- England.Denby Dale: The Fleece Press, Octavo.

Hard Cover. Limited Edition, one of copies. Tiny amount of flaking to wood laminate boards; otherwise would be Fine. No marks of any kind.

Over 60 attractive examples of the bookplates of Richard Shirley Smith, with 6 being tipped-in examples. Housed in green cloth slipcase.

Near Fine binding.