A Book Plate for Isobel Verny Cave



A Book Plate for Isobel Verny CaveImage is of a woman sitting in profile on a chair reading a book She                        has light coloured hair pulled back Her feet poke out from under her dress                        and are resting on a footrest The woman is wearing black shoes She is                        wearing a long sleeved dress with a long hem with patterned detail The dress                        also has a pattern on the bodice and sleeves Her right hand is resting on                        the page with index finger extending while her left hand holds the book open                        The chair is flower patterned with a dust ruffle the legs can be seen from                        under the ruffle The upper 2 3s of the background is completely black A                        banner in the upper right corner has the words EX LIBRIS The footer has the                        inscription ISOBEL VERNEY CAVE The artists full name GEORGIE CAVE GASKIN is                        visible in the bottom left corner The image is vertically displayed with a                        thin triple black ruling



MLA citation: Gaskin, Mrs. A. J. [Georgie]. "A Book Plate for Isobel Verny Cave." The Yellow Book 9 (April 1896): 257. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2013. Web. [Date of access]. http://1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YBV9_mrs_gaskin_bookplate.html