[Bookplate] Robert Bateman Carlisle.
Engraved ex-libris bookplate, 80 x 105mm. 3¼ x 4¼". Wide margins.
A highly decorative antiquarian's/collector's bookplate, the name on a shield with allegorical figures holding banners either side, in clouds, in an oval. Robert Bateman catalogued the Carlisle Museum collection in 1894. Quote from the poet John Denham below image.
[Ref: 16871] £45.00