A wood engraved ex libris plate for Charles Lambert Rutherston. Printed on thick paper and trimmed close to top margin, else good.
Plate size 57 x 80mm (2.25 x 3 inches)
Sheet size 61 x 85mm (2.5 x 3.5inches)
Charles Lambert Rutherston (1866–1927), followed his father into the wool trade, was an important collector and left his entire collection to the Manchester City Art Gallery in 1925. Rutherston was the elder brother of the painter William Rothenstein who later became Principal of the Royal College of Art.
Reference: Physick 55