Item #133740 Three bookplates by Roy Davies, one signed. Roy DAVIES.

Three bookplates by Roy Davies, one signed

The bookplates, in fine condition, are for

1. Ynys Ormsby (Peake 4097, listed under the name of her husband, Lyster Ormsby; woodcut; signed by the artist).

2. Hartley MacAllister (Peake 3326; woodcut).

3. R.H. Croll (Peake 1228, listing the artist as 'Sime, SH'; linocut). Harry Muir has written in pencil on the verso of this example 'Design by Sidney H. Sime (London). Lino cut by Roy Davies (Sydney)'. (Lewis) Roy Davies (1897-1979), was a NSW artist, printmaker and arts educator.

Provenance: H.B. (Harry) Muir (1909-1992), bookseller, publisher and bookplate collector; by descent. [3 items].

Item #133740

Price (AUD): $250.00

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