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
176

Mischnah. Oder der Text des Talmuds. Translated into German by Johann Jacob Rabe.

Onolzbach (i.e. Ansbach)1760-63USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 187.50
177

Kuntres Kavod Hachaim.

Jerusalem1959USD 60.00 - 90.00Not Sold
178

Henrik Wergeland. Indlœg i jødesagen, til, understøttelse for forslaget om ophœvelse af Norges Grundlovs [Par.] 2, sidste Passus [“The Jewish Case in Support of the Proposal for the Abolition of the Norwegian Constitution’s Second Paragraph.”]

Oslo1841USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 625.00
179

Tena’im Le’Purim.

Jerusalem1930USD 60.00 - 90.00USD 37.50
180

Directory of Manufacturers & Merchants of Poland - 1938. Chairman of editorial committee: Jozef Jakubowski.

Warsaw1937USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
181POMIS, DAVID DE.

Discorso intorno a l’humana miseria e sopr’al modo di fuggirla [“A Discourse on Human Suffering and How to Escape It”]. ff. (4), 38.

Venice1572 and 1571USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,375.00
182

Evreiskie Pogromy [“Jewish Massacre”] 1918-1921.

Moscow1926USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 625.00
183

Bericht über die Tätigkeit im ersten Gesellschaftsjahr [“Report on Activities in the First Year of the Society.”]

Berlin1925USD 180.00 - 150.00USD 156.25
184STEINHARDT, JAKOB.

Neun holzschnitte zu ausgewählten Versen aus dem Buche Jeschu ben Elieser ben Sirah.

Berlin1929USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 156.25
185SZYK, ARTHUR.

The New Order

New York1941USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 218.75
186

Tephiloth Yisrael - Israelitiches Gebetbuch. <> Techinoth. Einige erbauliche Gebete…fuer Israelitische Frauen.

Frankfurt am Main1864USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
187

Large collection of printed papers issued by and relating to Jewish militant groups of the Mandate period, including:

Palestine1944-1948USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
188(BUDKO, JOSEPH).

Der Babylonische Talmud in Auswahl. Text by Jakob Fromer.

Berlin1924USD 40,000.00 - 50,000.00Not Sold
189

Four watercolor illustrations of unidentified Ghetto scenes.

1943USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 562.50
190SIMON, YOHANAN.

Kibbutz Landscape (titled on verso).

1966USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
191CHAGALL, MARC.

Moses and the Tablets of the Law.

(1963)USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
192CHAGALL, MARC.

Group of <> French First-Day Cover stamps, all designed by Chagall. <>

Paris1963USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 625.00
193(CHAGALL, MARC).

Tribute to Marc Chagall.

(New York)1978USD 120.00 - 180.00Not Sold
194PILICHOWSKI, LEOPOLD.

Talmud Students (study for an oil painting).

c. 1925USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
195RUBIN, REUVEN.

The God-Seekers. <> of ten woodcuts. From the limited series of 65. Each plate signed and numbered in pencil by the artist.

Jerusalem1966USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,500.00
196PASTERNAK, LEONID.

Portrait Album. Subjects of these portraits include Ch. N. Bialik, Rabbi Jacob Mase, and a self-portrait of Pasternak himself.

Berlin1923USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
197PANN, ABEL

Les Alliés.

(Parisc. 1915)USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 50.00
198PANN, ABEL

Une Victime.

(Parisc. 1926)USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 75.00
199MEYEROWITZ, WILLIAM.

The Discussion.

USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 37.50
200MOSKOWITZ, IRA.

Reaches of Heaven, A Story of the Baal Shem Tov. 24 etchings, each signed and numbered by the artist in pencil below image.

New York, Landmark Press1980USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 50.00
  • <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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