Winner's Unlimited - No. 109

Eretz Israel and Zionism, Postcards and Photographs, Numismatics, Posters, Maps, Judaica, Holy books, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

August 21, 2018
Opening $ 100
Estimate $ 200 - $ 300

Shir HaShirim, painted by Ze'ev Raban, Bezalel, Jerusalem, Hebrew-German edition. [1930]

26 color picture-plates plate-signed by Raban, pasted to the book's pages, on the right side of the index (printed from left to right). Partial text of the megilah in the margins surrounding the pictures, and German translation on the left. Printed dedication to Professor Boris Shatz, founder and principal of the Bezalel Art School, by Ze'ev Raban.

[31] leaves, 33.5 cm.

Bound in the original handsome leather binding with decorations of leaves and flowers and a metal relief of the Queen of Sheba and the inscription 'Bezalel Jerusalem.'

Peeling paint on the spine, fine condition.

Category
Jewish Art