10-03-2013 10-03-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2675B Boston
October 3, 2013 5:30PMCalender
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Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786) Manuscript Letter Signed, 1767.

$5,100$4,250
Auction: Sale #2675B - 2675B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2013 5:30PM

Description:

Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786) Manuscript Letter Signed, 1767. single sheet, folded, with traces of a wax seal, Hebrew text, (worn, faded) approx. 5 3/4 x 7 in. Note: An important Jewish figure of the eighteenth century, Moses Mendelssohn was the personification of the age of Englightenment. His advocacy for religious tolearance was combined with his contributions to theology, aesthetics and metaphysics.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

Moses Mendelssohn