Auction No. 114

Golden coins, Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Holocaust and refugees.

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5pm Without Audience
Opening $150
Estimate $300 - $600
Sold for $512
Including buyer's premium

Binder with 32 pictures dated early 1920s, including aerial pictures of the Temple Mount and the Kinneret group, and other pictures reflecting the lives of Jews and pioneers at the beginning of the Mandate era.

Highlights:

Paving a street in Jaffa with cement.

Sowing and agriculture in glass flowerpots in the Borochov neighborhood.

Pictures from the first days of the Talpiot neighborhood.

Pictures from the first days of Tel Aviv.

Pictures from the Jezreel Valley.

Jews quarrying stone.

Deganiah, worker's barracks and farmhouse.

Children of Deganiah swimming in the Sea of Galilee.

Overview of Ramle and its gardens.

Picture from the founding of Kiryat Anavim.

Pictures from Ein Charod.

Pictures from Kfar Giladi.

Picture of the Haifa port.

Each picture is captioned at its bottom in Hebrew, Yiddish, English and German.

32 pictures, each one 16x24 cm.

Very fine condition. Placed in a matching binder with two pockets for the pictures, with the inscription "ארץ ישראל" in Hebrew and English.

Category
Photographs