Winner's Unlimited - No. 107

Eretz Israel and Zionism, Postcards and Photographs, Numismatics, Posters, Maps, Judaica, Holy books, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes - Buyer's commission 22%

May 8, 2018
Opening $ 180
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 220
Including buyer's premium

Two engravings from the book Ceremonies and Religious Customs of the Peoples of the World - Bernard Picart. Both are hand-painted from the time of printing, 17th century.

* La pénitence des juifs allemands dans leur synagogue - Ashkenazic Jews' penance in the synagogue - Jews are seen in the engraving in the midst of beatings, according to the custom to receive beatings on Yom Kippur Eve for atonement of sins. 22x33 cm. Placed in magnificent passe-partout: 49x68 cm. Very fine condition.

* La Paque Judaique - The Jewish Passover. A group appointed to a Passover sacrifice. The 'destroying angel' of the plague of the firstborn is seen through the window at left. 20x30 cm. Placed in magnificent passe-partout 49x68 cm. Very fine condition.

Category
Proclamations, Etchings and Graphics