Winner's Unlimited - No. 099

Holy books, letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Judaica, Maps, Periodicals, Postcards, banknotes, Eretz Israel and Zionism

May 3, 2017
Opening $ 100
Estimate $ 200 - $ 400
Sold for $ 122
Including buyer's premium

World's Fair Souvenir Album of Jerusalem, published by Direction of Jerusalem, in the Towers & Co. printing press, St. Louis, 1904. 

A photograph album of the city of Jerusalem, with an impressive color binding with a window through which a high-quality lithographic printed picture of ancient Jerusalem can be seen. On the album's leaves are photographs of the city of Jerusalem, alongside fine pencil illustrations of historical scenes connected to the photographed site. On the page before each photograph is a detailed description of the site, printed on parchment paper. On the back of the album are four Jerusalem crosses, with gilding. Rare.

[34] leaves. Album: 28x23 cm. Photographs are different sizes.   

The left hand corner is cut consistently on all of the leaves, with no damage to text.

Moderate-fine condition. 

Category
Postcards and Photographs