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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1920-1929 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    process engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf A, box 114

Physical description

Bookplate of William Inglis Junior, with an engraved design depicting a ship with a mountain and radiating sun in the background.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1920-1929 (made)


C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

process engraving

Marks and inscriptions

This my heaven of beauty / This my mountain of majesty / This my sea of exultation / This my boat for a long journey / This is my learning this is my book


Height: 3.5 in, Width: 3 in

Descriptive line

Bookplate of William Inglis Junior, process engraving, Charles F. A. Voysey, Great Britain, ca. 1929

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.





Subjects depicted

Mountain; Sun; Ship


Prints; Books


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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