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Bookplate design entitled 'Wrought Iron and Enamelled Bronze Gate'

by Henry, Lucien in Australia, Oceania, 1889-1891.
Design, 'Wrought Iron and Enamelled Bronze Gate (Bronze enamelled gate for garden)', from unpublished book, 'Australian Decorative Arts', watercolour over pencil, made by Lucien Henry, Australia / France, 1889-1891

Illustrated bookplate showing a wrought iron and enamelled bronze gate with waratah motif decoration and stylised brickwork on either side. Behind the gates appear two sections of a rising sun and foliage.
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