Kestenbaum and Company: K2 JUDAICA SALE: RARE PRINTED BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, AUTOGRAPH LETTERS, GRAPHIC & CEREMONIAL ARTS, 93, Brooklyn

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/06/2021 - 05/06/2021
Page Size: 210 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
151

Garcia de Trasmiera, Diego. Epitome de la Santa Vida y Relacion de la Glorioso Muerte del Venerable Pedro de Arbues.

Madrid1664USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
152

Reland, Hadrian. Palaestina ex Monumentis Veteribus Illustrata.

Nuremberg1716USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 500.00
153

Arias Montanus, Gaspar de Vilalpando, Bernard Lamy. Geographia Sacra Illustrata, or Sacred Geography Illustrated.

London1728USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
154

Roberts, David. The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt, & Nubia.

London1855-56USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,000.00
155

<> Antiquités Judaïques: Histoire, Archéolologie, Plans et Monuments [“Jewish Antiquities: History, Archeology, Maps and Monuments.”]

Paris1880USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
156

A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force Under the Command of General Sir Edmund H.H. Allenby G.C.B., G.C.M.G. July 1917 to October 1918. Edited by H. Pirie-Gordon.

London1919USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 75.00
157

Cheshbon Tzedek. Balance Sheet of Chevrath Meah Shearim Drainage Works listing over <>. With official seal.

Jerusalem1926USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 75.00
158

Vekamta Ve’Alita [on the mass holiday pilgrimage to Jerusalem in the Modern Age]. Edited by Shmuel Rotshtein. Anecdotes and many photographic illustrations.

Jerusalem1944USD 50.00 - 70.00Not Sold
159

Finfuntzwantzig Yahr Va’ad HaYeshivos fon Vilna bin Yerushalayim.

Jerusalem1949USD 150.00 - 200.00USD 93.75
160

G. Eric Matson. The Middle East in Pictures.

New York1980USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 281.25
161

Printed broadside: “Keriah Kedoshah.” Encouraging the Daily Recital of Psalms during Israel’s War of Attrition.

Iyar1969USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
162

Group of c. 43 printed posters, documents, letters etc. pertaining to the Eidah Chareidis and Jerusalem’s Meah Shearim in Mandate Palestine and Early Israel.

Jerusalem1900-1950’sUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
163

Group of c. 10 printed posters, broadsides, etc pertaining to the pre-State Mizrachi Movement.

Palestine1920s-40sUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 312.50
164

Group of c. 44 printed posters, documents, etc. relating to Jewish life in Ottoman and Mandate Palestine.

JerusalemEarly 20th centuryUSD 600.00 - 900.00Not Sold
165

Group of ten election-related printed materials from Mandate Palestine and the early State.

Jerusalem1940’sUSD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
166

Group of nine broadside posters relating to the “Protests Against Public Sabbath Desecration.”

Jerusalem1956USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
167

Printed broadside: “Bikshu Rachamim… Leshlomo Veshichruro shel Sholom Shtrokes.

Jerusalem1962USD 120.00 - 180.00Not Sold
168

Printed broadside. “Ay Shamayim.” A Protest by the Badatz against Israel’s Draft Laws.

Jerusalem1975USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
169

Yediot Ma’ariv [newspaper]. Pnei HaMandat MeHat’chalato Ve’Ad Siyumo [“The Face of the Mandate from Beginning to End.”]

Israel1948USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
170(ISRAËLS, JOZEF).

Vereeniging tot Bevordering van Beeldende Kunsten [Association for the Promotion of Visual Arts]. Jozef Israëls.

Amsterdam1912USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
171(ITALY).

Pius Papa V. Praeceptum De Iudæorum exterminatione ex omni dominio temporali S.R.E. & subditorum, præter Romam & Anconam.

Rome1569USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,500.00
172JUSTI, KARL WILHELM.

National-Gesänge der Hebräer [“National Songs of the Hebrews.”]

Marburg1818USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
173LAZARUS, EMMA

Songs of a Semite: The Dance to Death, and other Poems.

New York1882USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
174LEUSDEN, JOHANNES.

Philologus Hebraeus,

Utrecht1656USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 62.50
175LUZZATTO, SIMONE

Socrate, ouero, Dell`humano Sapere Esercitio Seriogiocoso.

Venice1651USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,000.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
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