[Original Etched Bookplate, Signed].

[Chicago. 1914]. Plate size 13 x 7.5 cm, on 23 x 15.3 cm sheet of Japan paper. Signed by the artist in the margin, in pencil. About fine. Item #WRCLIT86665

Pearson designed this bookplate for Wallace Heckman, counsel and business manager for the University of Chicago (1903-1924). Pearson studied at the Art Institute of Chicago under John Vanderpoel. He lived in New York and California, and was working in northern New Mexico in the early 1920s. The example of this plate in the collection of the Art Inst. of Chicago is dated 1914.

Price: $85.00