Detail View: Pratt Institute Ex Libris Collection:

Identifier: 
sc00325
Subject: 
Bookplates, American
Subject: 
Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919
Description: 
States, "Ex Libris S. Hollyer Guttenburg. NJ. US." with motto "A jolly good Book and a jolly good Dog by my own fireside, and a birght blazing log. Oft' lightens my labor in this busy Life, Not forgetting the smiles of my loving young Wife. -S.H.;" features a library setting with a dog drinking champagne and smoking a pipe, book, and a portrait of a a woman. Signed at bottom "Saml Hollyer del et scul."
Date: 
1898
Format: 
1 print : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm.
Source: 
Special Collections 93a
Language: 
English
Rights: 
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Motto: 
A jolly good Book and a jolly good Dog by my own fireside, and a birght blazing log. Oft' lightens my labor in this busy Life, Not forgetting the smiles of my loving young Wife. -S.H.
Owner: 
S. Hollyer Guttenburg
Artist: 
Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919
Contributing Institution: 
Pratt Institute