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Title
Ecclesiastes, [Binding]
Names
Norman, da Loria, 1872-1935 (Illustrator)
Norman, da Loria, 1872-1935 (Binder)
Collection

Bookbindings in the Spencer Collection

Ecclesiastes

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920 - 1922
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Amer. 1920 (Bible. O.T. Ecclesiastes)
Topics
Embroidered bindings (Bookbinding) -- United States -- 20th century
Genres
bindings (gathered matter components)
Book covers
Notes
Content: Executed on order for the Spencer Collection.
Content: Binding of hand embroidery executed by Mrs. Norman in 1920-1922. On the front cover the Preacher holding a chalice, with peacock, doves, etc., and an arbor of clusters of grapes made of very minute strung pearls; the back cover has a center oval of flames. The peacock symbolises Truth and Vanity in relation to Ecclesiates, and the dove of peace is from the Song of Solomon.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-B7109
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14834282
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23ce6700-8958-0137-d0a3-53992c8b4d2d
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Creator Born
  • 1920: Created (Approximate)
  • 1935: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ecclesiastes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920 - 1922. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/18c52460-8f01-0137-9231-017a23fd6947

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ecclesiastes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 20, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/18c52460-8f01-0137-9231-017a23fd6947

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1920 - 1922). Ecclesiastes Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/18c52460-8f01-0137-9231-017a23fd6947

Wikipedia Citation

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Ecclesiastes