ment, or serve a decorative and useful purpose in
the spacious living hali of the house. The table
and desk shown would aiso add an air of distinction
to any iibrary or living-room in which they were
piaced, provided the environments were sufhcientiy
handsome to carry them.
BOOK PLATE A PEESONAL GIFT
For the book lover there is no more acceptabie
gift than a book piate bearing his name and a motto.
The little book piate shown is from a studio which
supplies many of the best designs. Frequently the
coat-of-arms or monogram of the recipient is em-
bodied in the plate or a special design may be made
from suggestions with the order.
PLASTERcasts are no
longer executed to the
low art standards of
the sidewalk and
curbstone vender, but
have taken rank with
the best examples of
art reproduction. In
decoration few gifts
are more appropriate
Co. and range of choice
PLASTER CAST is unlimited.
The beautiful carbon prints from the paintings
of the old masters and the best known of our
modern artists offer an acceptable solution of
what to give at Christmas. No room is too ele-
gant or too simple to be graced by these exquisite
reproductions. These range in size from 8 by 10
inches to 36 by 54 inches.
The superb bronze entitled Le HaMer, a photo-
graph of which is here reproduced, shows the per-
fection of Rodin's art. The contrasting strength
and lissome grace of the two hgures is marvelous.
OLD jewelry which has lost
its usefulness for wear may be
made available again byhav-
ing it remounted in antique