Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $1,000
Estimate $1,500 - $1,800
Sold for $2,074
Including buyer's premium

Machzor for Rosh HaShanah, Yom HaKippurim and the three pilgrimage festivals per the custom of Reisin, Lithuania, Poland and Mehrin, Shapira Brothers Press. Zhitomir 1848.

Machzor in nusach Sephard in one volume for the high holidays and the three festivals, printed by the sons of the Shapira family. Two title pages. Zodiac illustrations accompany the prayers for rain and for dew.

The machzor is listed by Vinograd according to a copy in a private library.

[2] 207 leaves, 25 cm. Moderate-fine condition. Stains and damp marks, minimal worming damage. Magnificent new leather binding with decorations and gilt writing on the spine.

Category
Slavuta and Zhitomir Prints