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Auction 2456

May 21, 2009 12:00PM

05-21-2009 05-21-2009

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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(American Judaica) Collection of Sixteen Color Die Cuts

(American Judaica) Collection of Sixteen Color Die Cuts

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1
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(American Judaica) Collection of Sixteen Color Die Cuts, New York, Hebrew Publishing Company, Fuld & Co., etc., early 20th century, colorful depictions of Jewish holidays, festivals, traditions, More ...

(American Judaica) Group of Confederate Currency and Bonds

(American Judaica) Group of Confederate Currency and Bonds

Lot:
2
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$326$275

(American Judaica) Group of Confederate Currency and Bonds, 1862-63, each bearing the portrait of Judah Benjamin, comprising three $2 notes, one $100 bond, three $500 bonds and a$1000 bond, all with More ...

(American Judaica)

(American Judaica)

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2A
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$711$600

(American Judaica) Group of Approximately Sixteen Documents, Receipts, Pamphlets, etc., including: ALS and lease for the New York and Greenwood Lake Railway, dated 1882 and 1892; Shearith Israel, More ...

(Anglo-Judaica)

(Anglo-Judaica)

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(Anglo-Judaica) Prayer for the Recovery of HIS MAJESTY THE KING to be Read in the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogues, London, 5689-1928; and The Throne of The Lord in Israel, Canada, 1937, tracing More ...

(Bezalel) Two Issues of the Quarterly Review

(Bezalel) Two Issues of the Quarterly Review

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(Bezalel) Two Issues of the Quarterly Review for "Bezalel" Art, Present, Past and Future, Jerusalem, 1928, Bezalel Archives, Nr. 1, Vol. 1 and Nr. 2, Vol. 1; pamphlets containing reviews, articles, More ...

(Bible)   Bonneh, Shmuel

(Bible) Bonneh, Shmuel

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5
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$178$150

(Bible) Bonneh, Shmuel. Thirty & Eight Gates to the Bible. Israel, 1983, 174/350 numbered and signed by the artist, folio of stylized typeface and lithographic illustrations, linen binding. More ...

(Bible)   King, Ronald. The Song of Solomon

(Bible) King, Ronald. The Song of Solomon

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(Bible) King, Ronald. The Song of Solomon. Guildford: Circle Press Publications 1968, 74/150 signed by the artist. Unbound folio, red cover, black slipcase, includes 40 full-page & textual color More ...

(Bible) Pann, Abel. The Bible in Pictures

(Bible) Pann, Abel. The Bible in Pictures

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7
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$296$250

(Bible) Pann, Abel. The Bible in Pictures Jerusalem-Vienna: 1926, The Palestine Art Publishing, Co., folio, 24 facsimile prints from pastels by Abel Pann, (wear, rebound). More ...

Chagall, Marc

Chagall, Marc

Lot:
8
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$1,778$1,500

Chagall, Marc, Jerusalem Windows. New York: George Braziller/Andre Sauret, 1962. first American editon, folio, original red cloth, Mylar protected dust jacket, in publisher's slipcase, includes two More ...

(Children's) Nine Sheets of Paper Cut-Outs

(Children's) Nine Sheets of Paper Cut-Outs

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9
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$474$400

(Children's) Nine Sheets of Paper Cut-Outs, Israel, 1940s-1950s, colorful transportation, farm yard, and domestic scenes by artists F. Ruschkewitz, and Erna Kneller, in an album, sheet size, 9 3/4 x More ...

(Chinese Jewry) Two Volumes

(Chinese Jewry) Two Volumes

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10
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$415$350

(Chinese Jewry) Two Volumes, Lowenthal, Rudolf "Jews in China," in The Chinese Social and Political Science Review, Vol. XXIV, No. 2, July-Sept. 1940, (wear); Tobar, Jerome, Inscriptions Juives de More ...

(Haggadah) The Kaufmann Haggadah

(Haggadah) The Kaufmann Haggadah

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11
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$296$250

(Haggadah) The Kaufmann Haggadah, Facsimile Edition of MS 422, Budapest: Publishing House of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1957, numbered 238/720 leather-bound editions,Yudlov 4500; with the More ...

(Haggadah)   A Peszachi Hagadah

(Haggadah) A Peszachi Hagadah

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12
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$95$80

(Haggadah) A Peszachi Hagadah, Kondor Ignacz, Budapest, printed by Singer & Wolfner, 1899, 8vo Yudlov 2085, (wear). More ...

(Haggadah) Service for the First Nights of Passover

(Haggadah) Service for the First Nights of Passover

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(Haggadah) Service for the First Nights of Passover, Loewy, Dr. Joseph and Joseph Guens, Tel-Aviv, Sinai Publishing, 1957, with forty illustrations by Ze'ev Raban, pictorial paper boards,Yudlov More ...

(Haggadah) Haggadah for Passover Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn

(Haggadah) Haggadah for Passover Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn

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14
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$148$125

(Haggadah) Haggadah for Passover Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1965. More ...

(Haggadah) Collection of Nine Illustrated Passover Haggadah

(Haggadah) Collection of Nine Illustrated Passover Haggadah

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15
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$474$400

(Haggadah) Collection of Nine Illustrated Passover Haggadah, 1940s-1970s, including, Saul Raskin (1941); Z. Livni (1955); Siegmund Forst (1958); Abraham Israel (1959); An Archaeological...(1970); More ...

(Haggadah) Seder Haggadah Shel Pesach

(Haggadah) Seder Haggadah Shel Pesach

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16
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$1,067$900

(Haggadah) Seder Haggadah Shel Pesach, Basel, 1816, 4to, decorative paper boards, illustrations throughout. Yudlov 565, (wear). More ...

(Haggadah) Haggadah Shel Pesach

(Haggadah) Haggadah Shel Pesach

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17
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$415$350

(Haggadah) Haggadah Shel Pesach, Offenbach, 40 leaves, 8 vo, illustrations throughout, marbelized paper boards, (stains).Yudlov 480; Yaari 332. More ...

(Haggadah) Haggadah shel Pesach

(Haggadah) Haggadah shel Pesach

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(Haggadah) Haggadah shel Pesach, Berlin, 1790s, 8 vo with numerous printed illustrations, paper boards (lacking partial title page. More ...

(Haggadah) Two Copies

(Haggadah) Two Copies

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(Haggadah) Two Copies, Form of Services for the first two nights...New York: Hebrew Publishing Company, 1921. Yudlov 2838, compliments of Yeshiva of Bensonhurst; Hagada. The Narrative of Israel's More ...

(Jewish Art) Guttmann, Henri,   Hebraica: Documents d'Art Juif.

(Jewish Art) Guttmann, Henri, Hebraica: Documents d'Art Juif.

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20
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$2,726$2,300

(Jewish Art) Guttmann, Henri, Hebraica: Documents d'Art Juif. Paris: A. Calvas, [?1930]. First edition, 4to, brown buckram binding. Note: The first twenty-four plates illustrate articles from the More ...

(Jewish Art), Narkiss, Mordechai

(Jewish Art), Narkiss, Mordechai

Lot:
21
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$1,304$1,100

(Jewish Art), Narkiss, Mordechai, The Hanukkah Lamp. Jerusalem: Bney Bezalel Publishing, Co., 1939, cloth, edition limited to 400, (minor foxing, wear to spine, boards). More ...

(Jewish Art) The Renowned Collection of Jewish Ritual Silver Belonging to  Mira

(Jewish Art) The Renowned Collection of Jewish Ritual Silver Belonging to Mira

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22
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$889$750

(Jewish Art) The Renowned Collection of Jewish Ritual Silver Belonging to Mira Salomon, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, December 6, 1949, black and white photographs, 66pp., rebound. More ...

(Kabbalah) Kabbalistic Paper Kamiah (Amulet)

(Kabbalah) Kabbalistic Paper Kamiah (Amulet)

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23
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$770$650

(Kabbalah) Kabbalistic Paper Kamiah (Amulet), Jerusalem: Zuckerman, 1914, "PROTECTION FOR SUCCESS AND FOR CHILDBEARING WOMEN AND FOR ALL BAD THINGS" printed in terra-cotta ink with Kabbalistic More ...

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

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Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah), Ancona, dated 1853, arched form with blocks of stylized text within floral and ribbon garland and delicate flower border, 21 1/2 x 14 1/2 in., matted More ...

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

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25
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$4,148$3,500

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah), Rome, 1851, rectangular form with extended lower edge with blocks of neat text within bold borders of flowerheads and foliage, a ribbon tied garland More ...

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim.

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim.

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26
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$296$250

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim. Sulzberg, Germany: Zalman b. Aaron, late 18th century, folio, marbleized boards, contains the prayers for the year for the Jewish More ...

(Maps) Group of Six 17th, 18th and 19th Century Maps of the Holy Land

(Maps) Group of Six 17th, 18th and 19th Century Maps of the Holy Land

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27
Sold for:
$1,067$900

(Maps) Group of Six 17th, 18th and 19th Century Maps of the Holy Land, comprising: Palaestina by Mons. D'Anville, London, 1794; Judaea Seu Palaestinia by Johann Baptista Homann, c. 1707; Facies More ...

Olivers, Thomas, "A Hymn to the God of Abraham"

Olivers, Thomas, "A Hymn to the God of Abraham"

Lot:
28
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$59$50

Olivers, Thomas, "A Hymn to the God of Abraham", Nottingham: S. Cresswell, 1775, sung by the Priest, Signior Leoni, at the Jew's Synagogue in London., pamphlet, 8 pp. Note: Leoni was the stage More ...

(Photography) Carmi, Boris (Russian/Israeli, 1914 - 2002).

(Photography) Carmi, Boris (Russian/Israeli, 1914 - 2002).

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(Photography) Carmi, Boris (Russian/Israeli, 1914 - 2002). Fishermen, Jaffa, 1979 Gelatin-silver print, signed in English lower left, approx. 15 x 10 1/2 in. Illustrated: Kaniuk, Yoram. Boris More ...