Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 1,000
Estimate $ 2,000 - $ 2,500
Sold for $ 2,074
Including buyer's premium

Emotional letter from Rabbi Yisrael Alter [1894-1977], author of Beit Yisrael, of Gur, to Rabbi Avraham Binyamin Zilberberg, who was rabbi and Av Beit Din in Tuliszków, Poland, adjudicator in Warsaw, and then rabbi and Av Beit Din in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Admor writes at length, approximately 23 lines, and blesses the addressee: "... that he merit to continue to study and pray in this study hall, as is his desire as well as mine, and the merit of the mitzvah will protect him, and he should live long days to a good old age ..."

[1] leaf aerogram. 30x18 cm. Entirely written in the Admor's handwriting and with his signature. Very fine condition.

Letters from Admors