PAUL REVERE ENGRAVED BOOKPLATE FOR DAVID GREENE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS.

Est. $500-$800
Sold: $1,440 ($1,200)

Greene (1749-1812) was a merchant who purchased silver from Revere. Signed “Revere Scp,” l.r. Later inscribed for Greene’s daughter, Mary. On paper, 3 ¾ x 2 ⅞ inches.

Literature: For a discussion and illustration of the Greene bookplate, see Clarence S. Brigham, American Antiquarian Society “Paul Revere’s Engravings,” 1954, pp. 110-11, pl. 52.

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