Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $500
Estimate $1,000 - $2,000
Sold for $610
Including buyer's premium

Seder Zeraim and Moed, bound together, with the commentary of Rabbi Ovadya of Bartenura and the Tosafot Yom Tov. Wilhermsdorf, [1681-1682].

The interior pages bear dozens of glosses and comments written by Torah scholars with references to the Yerushalmi and commentaries, in addition to various elucidations. The comments were mainly written in Hebrew, with a few in Italian.

Owner signatures of Yosef Luzzatto, from the of the Ramcha"l's family. Additional signatures in Hebrew and Italian.

[2], 118, 153 leaves. 20 cm. Aging stains. Tears in the margins of the leaves, some detached, some affecting text. Wooden boards covered with broken, worn leather. Overall moderate condition. Missing title page of Seder Moed.

The Ramcha”l and Italian Jewry