Gunta Stölzl, Bauhaus Master, was a German textile artist who played a fundamental role in the development of the Bauhaus school’s weaving workshop. As the Bauhaus’s only female master, she created enormous change within the weaving department as it transitioned from individual pictorial works to modern industrial designs.
Bookplate for Campbell Dodgson by Thomas Sturge Moore, 1909 - Dodgson joined the staff of the British Museum's Department of Prints and Drawings in 1893, and served as its Keeper from 1912 to 1932. During his time there he was responsible for considerably enhancing the Museum's collection of bookplates. it is likely that the unicorn was chosen by Dodgson, as it also appears in another bookplate made for him by the Australian artist Lionel Lindsay