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 $80
Estimate $150 - $200
Sold for $110
Including buyer's premium

Olive-wood bound album with a collection of flowers and paintings of the holy sites in the Holy Land - 'Souvenir of love from the Beit Chinuch Yeladim institutions of Jerusalem.' Monzon Press, beginning of the 20th century.

Album with thirteen quality lithographs of cities and sites in the Land of Israel. A flower taken from the area of each lithograph is pasted next to each, protected with pergament paper. Views of Jerusalem, Rachel's tomb, Hebron, Safed, Tiberias, Mount Carmel, and more. Each lithograph is described in three languages, Hebrew, English and Russian.

Size: 11x18 cm. Olive-wood binding with artistic woodcarving. Very fine condition except for one of the flowers which is partially lacking.