|Sir Isaac Lyon Goldsmid, 1st Baronet (cr.
Sir Isaac Goldsmid was a famous London Banker of Portuguese Jewish ascendancy and one of the founders of the University of London. In 1845, Queen Mary II of Portugal created himBaron of Goldsmid da Palmeira (for two generations). He was also Knight Commander of the Order of the Tower & of the Sword. The baronetcy became extinct in 1896 with the death of his grand-son the Right Hon. Sir Julian Goldsmid, 3rd. Bt. The Portuguese title was renewed, in 1906, by king Charles I, on behalf of his great-grand-daughter Lady Violet Goldsmid Hoffnung, (2 nd. Baroness), m. to Sidney Francis Hoffnung.
Sir Isaac Goldsmid was married to a cousin, daughter of Abraham Goldsmid, whose arms impale his in the bookplate.
Motto:«Concordia et Sedulitate».
|Sir Atwell Lake, 6 th. Baronet (cr. 1711)(d.
The 1 st & 8 th quarterings bear the augmentation of honour granted by King Charles I to Sir Edward Lake, for his loyalty and services.
Motto: «Un Dieu, un Roy, un Coeur»
Inscr.: Middle Temple
|Everard Green, Esq., F.S.A. (1844-1926), Rouge Dragon
Artist: G. W. Eve (1895)
|Charles Arthur Wynne FINCH|
|John Charles Wynne FINCH
Artist: Harry Soane, sculp. 1904
Motto: «Aperto Vivere Voto»
bookplates posted were kindly submitted by Mr. Harold J. Storey (England),
an avid Heraldic Bookplate Collector, to whom we warmly extend our sincere
|© 1998, J. Vicente de Bragança (Portugal) & J. Stewart
LeForte (Canada), editors
Posted: 9 September 1998; * Last updated: 12 September 1998