Auction No. 098

Holy books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors letters, Americana & Judiaca

March 27, 2017
Opening $300
Estimate $400 - $500
Sold for $366
Including buyer's premium

A postcard from the year 1905, a letter of condolence to his nephews Rabbi Yosef, Rabbi Ayreh Leib and Rabbi Avraham.

Specifications: A postcard on thick paper, 9x14 cm. The postcard is in his handwriting and with his signature, with cramped writing over the entire page.

Background: Rabbi Aharon of Berezne, son of Rabbi Chaim [Taubman] of Berezne [son of Rabbi Yechiel Michel of Leibishov, son of Rabbi Avraham Abba Yosef of Soroka (one of the primary disciples of the Maggid of Mezritch), son-in-law of Rabbi Yitzchak of Berezne [son-in-law of Rabbi Aharon of Chernobyl], son of Rabbi Yechiel Michel of Berezne son of Rabbi Shmaryahu of Leibishov, son-in-law of Rabbi David of Stepan, son-in-law of the Maggid Rabbi Yechiel Michel of Zlotchov], son-in-law of Rabbi Mordechai of Kashnov, a grandson of the Maggid of Zlotchov on his mother's side], succeeded his father in 1908 together with his brother Rabbi Gedaliah Moshe. He died on June 5, 1926).

[Encyclopedia L'Chassidut pages 160-161, Encyclopedia L'Chachma Galicia part 6 page 825 and Sefer Yemei Zikaron Chodesh Sivan pages 241-242].

Condition: Very fine.  

Letters from Admors