International studio — 36.1908/​1909(1909)

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RIPLEY
AN ARTISTIC
pieceofworkhaslately
been hnished in the stu'dios
of the Misses Riplev, New
York. Thisisagiftbook,
designed and bound by the
Misses Ripley, for presen-
tation to Professor Adolph
Werner, "To mark," as
the title page reads, "hfty
yearsofserviceattheCol-
iege of the City of New
York." It contains many
hundred ietters from Pro-
fessor Werner's colleagues
and friends and the pu-
pils in his charge since he
Rrst entered the coilege in
1857.
The book is executed in
calfskin, of a dark, soft
brown, with an antique




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DESIGNED AND B0UND
BY THE MISSES RIFLEY

Nationai Academy,
and executed by
Victor D. Brenner.
The style of decora-
tions of the feather
cover is eariy Ger-
man Gothic,thesoft,
rich surface of the
ieather deepiy in-
dented with the
simpie design. The
four mounts of the
ciasps are of quaint
three-sided form,
and the tiny fasten-
ings are hetd by
leather straps.
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