Common crawl ex libris is a latin phrase that literally means the books and used to determine the ownership of a book. Exlibrist definition of exlibrist by merriamwebster. I didnt realize how popular these bookplates must have been, but i stumbled on a massive gallery of adultoriented bookplates and thats just a tiny percentage of the whole, youd have to think. Bookplates and ex libris are rightly admired today as miniature works of art allowing collectors to build an affordable collection of original and often signed art works in a variety of print techniques such as etching, woodblock, intaglio and aquatint. Ex libris society catalogue of the sixth exhibition, 1897 a booklet devoted to the bookplates of elisha brown bird, by winfred porter truesdell, village press, new york, 1907. A nice exlibris example is designed with gothic method vectoral file royalty. Bookplates typically bear a name, motto, device coatofarms. A bookplate, also known as an ex libris or exlibrys. Duplicate detection vector ex libris knowledge center. Corrections and index to ex libris the art of bookplates by martin hopkinson, british museum press, 2011. Exlibrism definition of exlibrism by merriamwebster. The best selection of royalty free bookplate vector art, graphics and stock illustrations. Vector set of round and circular decorative patterns for design vector.
Braille should henceforth be indicated as x or c according to whether intaglio or relief process has been used. All sizes and formats, high quality and large selection of themes for web, advertising, presentations, brochures, gifts, promotional products, or just decoration, and also products for resale. Bookplates, also known as ex libris, are usually decorative, with artwork that is meaningful to the book owner. Bookplate article about bookplate by the free dictionary. A bookplate or ex libris is a bookowners identification label pasted inside the. At bookplate ink, we want you to be completely satisfied with your bookplates. Microscopical bookplates ex libris the mccrone group.
Browse 2,747 bookplate stock illustrations and vector graphics available royaltyfree, or search for vintage or library to find more great stock images and vector art. A bookplate or bookplate, as it was commonly styled until the early 20th century, also known as ex libris latin for from the books or library, is usually a small printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate ownership. Looking for online definition of bookplate or what bookplate stands for. Bookplate definition in the cambridge english dictionary. A printed piece of paper pasted on one of the pages of a book, most often on the inside front cover, showing ownership and thus deterring theft. By the late 19th century, bookplates had developed into. Navy style exlibris with cross, anchors and flaming heart. The symbol b for braille was omitted, as it corresponds to a type of ex libris and not to a technique. Ex libris clip art vector king rurik symbolics set 15kb 180x195. Labels pasted in books to mark their ownership and sometimes to indicate their location in a library. Durer and holbein designed and engraved a number of bookplates. Both are not very widespread in bookplates, but are important in their use for braille. Bookplates typically bear a name, motto, device coatof. An exlibris bookplate is a mark of ownership which the owner of a book sticks into the inside of the cover.
Exlibris stock illustrations 105 exlibris stock illustrations, vectors. Simple typographical bookplates are termed book labels. Ex libris band, a dutch metal band ex libris bookshop, a swiss retail company ex libris, a 2000 episode of the television series charmedex libris. Bookplate definition of bookplate by the free dictionary. Yes, yes, and too often the bookplates are plainjane, just ugly or misaligned or mismoistened so as to cause wrinkling on the verso.
Anciet tree ex libris, or bookplate, stamp on a 4 by 6 hourglass maple mount with a laser engraved index. Ex libris stickers featuring millions of original designs created by independent artists. Confessions of a common reader, a 1998 collection of essays by anne fadiman. Exlibris stock images, royalty free ex libris with name this 41kb 383x470. There is a bookplate for every book, in colour or black and white, large, medium or small and with different wording and themes. The bookplate is usually of paper on which heraldic or other designs are engraved or printed. Ex libris is a latin phrase that means from the books.
It is made by an artist who is commissioned by the owner to create according to his wishes and ideas a small graphic that bears the owners name and the word exlibris. So to say ex libris carrot top is to say from the library of carrot top. Ex libris art dedicated to the collection of ex libris. Choose from over a million free vectors, clipart graphics, vector art images, design templates, and illustrations created by artists worldwide.
Ex libris definition and meaning collins english dictionary. Ex libris definition is a book owners identification label that is usually pasted to the inside front cover of a book. Confessions of a bookplate junkie book plates, ex libris. Faq bookplate ink antioch bookplates ex libris for. Ex librist definition is a collector of bookplates. Ex libris this book belong to with cute girl sitting and holding blue schoolbook vector illustration on blue lovers, ex libris. Here, for example, is the title page of wrights the methods of. A bookplate or book plate, as it was commonly styled until the early 20th century, also known as ex libris latin for from the books or library, is usually a small printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate ownership.
Decorate your laptops, water bottles, notebooks and windows. A label bearing the owners name or other identification that is pasted usually on the inside cover of a book. Ex libris max pieck son of anton pieck, dutch anton pieck was a wonderful and one of a kind artist and illustrator. Ex libris latin for from the books stamps, or bookplate stamps, are used to indicate ownership of a book.
Bookplate meaning in the cambridge english dictionary. The art of bookplates in pictures books the guardian. Information and translations of ex libris in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web. Ex libris game, a party game ex libris group, an israeli software. Ex libris bookplate by m ex libris bookplate by m 98kb 370x470. Information and translations of bookplate in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web. A bookplate, or ex libris, is a small print for pasting inside the cover of a book, to express ownership. A bookplate also known as exlibris is a printed or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the front endpaper, to indicate ownership. Bookplate vector images, illustrations, and clip art istock. Bookplate of william reid ex libris, pen illustration. Bookplates stock photos and vektor eps clipart cliparto. This key k2 is created only from titles that can be used to identify the work on their own. Exlibris translation english german dictionary reverso.
Bookplates synonyms, bookplates pronunciation, bookplates translation, english dictionary definition of bookplates. Ex librism definition is the collecting of bookplates. Bookplates are also historically know as ex libris, which is latin for from the library of or from the books of. Exlibris fantasie, schilder, zeichnungen, exlibris, handgemachte bucher, familienwappen. Ex libris definition of ex libris by merriamwebster. Choose your bookplate from the hundreds of beautiful designs donated by artists and illustrators. Bookplates are those cool rectangular stickers that you attach to the endpapers of the front of a book and write your name on. Ex libris bookplate royalty free vector image vectorstock. By the bed there was a bookcase with old french novels, leftbehind frederick forsyths, odd leatherbound volumes. Cliff nielsen an illustrator who creates 2d and 3d photographic vector illustration like this illustration of.
Bookplates article about bookplates by the free dictionary. In the back of my mind is also the image of a deeply sighing author sitting down to sign a few hundred of them. Ex libris with name this book belong to and reading kids sitting on pile of literature and wood chair, lying on cute schoolgirl on ex libris this book belong to. A signed bookplate does add some value to the book but not as much as an actual signed page does. Affordable and search from millions of royalty free images, photos and vectors.1609 716 500 225 942 1048 4 1068 1363 602 709 489 588 536 35 733 923 1497 1528 460 99 439 1073 53 1436 1366 303 1009 415