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Title The book of Glasgow Cathedral : a history and description / edited by George Eyre-Todd
Collection Glasgow School of Art Library
Designer Talwin Morris (1865-1911)
Publisher Glasgow : Morison Bros
Item Date 1898
Description Front cover by Talwin Morris. Chocolate-brown cloth with black frame with plinth, cornice and convex sides. The side piers hold black elongated thistles that rise into green blocked squashed-heart receptacles and gilt heads. Gilt dots to either side of stem below. Sans serif black capitals to centre, above a Latin cross with splayed sides. Within the cross rises a three-stemmed plant bearing squashed reniform heads blocked in green. A blocked gilt roundel to either side. Below three whiplash curves radiate to either side, above green blocked roundels.
Signed Morris's 3-dot cypher in gilt to top, repeated vertically in black to bottom right along with elongated TM monogram
Rights Owner Glasgow School of Art
Rights Status Available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/
 

 

 

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