Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Auction 2675B

October 3, 2013 5:30PM

10-03-2013 10-03-2013

63 Park Plaza, Boston

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA

social_share

BP BP

Lots

Bible.

Bible.

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$480$400

Bible. Biblia Hebraica accuratissima, notis Hebraicis... edited by Johann Leusden. Amsterdam: Joseph Athias 8 vo, 2 volumes in one, engraved title page, Hebrew text, Latin side notes, leather More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985)

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985)

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Illustrations for the Bible. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [Printed in France, 1956]. Folio, sixteen color lithographs, 105 black-and-white illustrations; with Franz More ...

Chagiz, Samuel Ben Jacob (d. 1634).

Chagiz, Samuel Ben Jacob (d. 1634).

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$720$600

Chagiz, Samuel Ben Jacob (d. 1634). Mevakesh Hashem and Devar Shmuel. Venice: Giovanni di Gara, 1596. later Scroll Club, NY gilt-tooled red leather binding, gilt edges, minor repairs. Provenance: More ...

Collection of Thirty-six Jewish-themed Advertising Trade Cards

Collection of Thirty-six Jewish-themed Advertising Trade Cards

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$840$700

Collection of Thirty-six Jewish-themed Advertising Trade Cards, mostly chromolithographs, various sizes and conditions. More ...

Six Austro-Hungarian Business Papers, Licenses and Bankruptcy Notices

Six Austro-Hungarian Business Papers, Licenses and Bankruptcy Notices

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$300$250

Six Austro-Hungarian Business Papers, Licenses and Bankruptcy Notices, mid to late 19th century, various sizes and conditions. More ...

Collection of Eighty Jewish Ex-Libris

Collection of Eighty Jewish Ex-Libris

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,440$1,200

Collection of Eighty Jewish Ex-Libris, 20th century, in various sizes and conditions. More ...

Collection of Material Relating to the Broadway Play Golda

Collection of Material Relating to the Broadway Play Golda

Lot:
7
Unsold
 

Collection of Material Relating to the Broadway Play Golda, 1970s, including a Golda Meir autographed EL AL sponsored souvenir program, playbills, news clippings and reviews, press and event More ...

Collection of 1960s Israeli First Day Covers.

Collection of 1960s Israeli First Day Covers.

Lot:
7A
Sold for:
$150$125

Collection of 1960s Israeli First Day Covers. More ...

Finn, James, (1806-1872)

Finn, James, (1806-1872)

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$480$400

Finn, James, (1806-1872) The Jews in China. London: B. Wertheim, Aldine Chambers, 1843. 12 mo, original cloth with impressed gilt Chinese motif. More ...

Fleury, Claude (1640-1723).

Fleury, Claude (1640-1723).

Lot:
9
Unsold
 

Fleury, Claude (1640-1723). Moeurs des Israelites et des Chretiens. Paris: chez Pierre-Jean Mariete, 1720. 8vo, full leather, gilt spine (wear). More ...

Gothold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781)   Nathan der Weise

Gothold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781) Nathan der Weise

Lot:
10
Unsold
 

Gothold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781) Nathan der Weise, Facsimile of the handwritten draft. Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1910. Original full brown leather binding, 70/200, separate leaflet with typed More ...

(Haggadah)

(Haggadah)

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$510$425

(Haggadah) The Birds Head Haggada, Facsimile Volume. Jerusalem: 1965. 2 volumes with slipcase. Limited edition, 17/600. More ...

(Haggadah)

(Haggadah)

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$720$600

(Haggadah) Die Darmstadter Pessach-Haggadah. Berlin: Propylaen, 1971-72. 2 volumes with commentary, illustrations printed in eight-colors with delicate gold foil overprinting by Adolph Furst & More ...

(Haggadah)

(Haggadah)

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$300$250

(Haggadah) Seder Haggadah Shel Peasah. Cracow, 1820. With the Ma'aseh Nissim commentary, 31 leaves, original leather and marbled paper boards, (wine stains, discoloration), Ya'ari 436; Otzar More ...

Seder Haggadah shel Pesach

Seder Haggadah shel Pesach

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$450,000$375,000

Seder Haggadah shel Pesach Pressburg (now Bratislava, Slovakia), copied and illustrated by Aaron Wolf Herlingen, 1735 Provenance: In the top escutcheon that was left empty originally, a later owner More ...

Five Haggadot Haggadah shel Pesach

Five Haggadot Haggadah shel Pesach

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$210$175

Five Haggadot Haggadah shel Pesach. Tel-Aviv: Omanut, 1930. Illustrated by Nachum Gutman. Bezalel stenciled olivewood binding; Syzk. Arthur. The Haggadah. Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv: Published by More ...

Five Facsimilie Haggadot

Five Facsimilie Haggadot

Lot:
15A
Sold for:
$540$450

Five Facsimilie Haggadot Haggada Di Mantova Del 1560, Jerusalem, 1970; The Sarajevo Haggadah, Belgrade n.d.; two Prague Haggadahs, Italy, 1978, 74/500, dedicatory inscription to Dr. Goldmann; The More ...

Krol, Abraham (1919-2001).

Krol, Abraham (1919-2001).

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$300$250

Krol, Abraham (1919-2001). La Creation, 1950. with commentary by Robert Aron. Portfolio of 21 engravings, paper boards, ink on vellum spine, slipcover. 10 x 12 in. Note: Dedicated and presented More ...

Leusden, Johanne (1624-1699)

Leusden, Johanne (1624-1699)

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$185$150

Leusden, Johanne (1624-1699) Onomastcum Sacrum, in quo omnia nomina propria hebraica. Lyon: Luchtman, 1684. Vellum binding, (loss to title page). More ...

Luria, Solomon (1510-1573)   Chochmat Shlomo Maharshal

Luria, Solomon (1510-1573) Chochmat Shlomo Maharshal

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$7,200$6,000

Luria, Solomon (1510-1573) Chochmat Shlomo Maharshal, Cracow, printed by Yitzchak be Aharon of Prestitz?, 1582. First edition, (incomplete, Original binding with repairs, worming, etc). More ...

Map of the Holy Land, Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)

Map of the Holy Land, Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$360$300

Map of the Holy Land, Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724) Judaea seu Palaestina..., 18th century, large double-page folio, copper plate engraving with hand-colored, with two large vignettes; Moses More ...

Maynard, George Henry

Maynard, George Henry

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$330$275

Maynard, George Henry, The Whole Genuine and Complete Works of Flavius Josephus the Learned and Authentic Jewish Histori New York: William Durell, 1792-94. Folio, first edition, illustrated with More ...

Unusually Large Esther Scroll (Megillah)

Unusually Large Esther Scroll (Megillah)

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$540$450

Unusually Large Esther Scroll (Megillah), Hungary, late 19th century, for Hassidic use, hand-lettered in black ink on parchment, in three membranes, ht. 22 1/2 in. More ...

Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786) Manuscript Letter Signed, 1767.

Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786) Manuscript Letter Signed, 1767.

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$5,100$4,250

Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786) Manuscript Letter Signed, 1767. single sheet, folded, with traces of a wax seal, Hebrew text, (worn, faded) approx. 5 3/4 x 7 in. Note: An important Jewish figure of More ...

Mizrach

Mizrach

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$450$375

Mizrach, Ukraine, 20th century, screenprint with lions, fish, and deer amidst scrolling vines, approx. 11 x 13 in. (sight), framed. More ...

Papercut Mizrach

Papercut Mizrach

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$3,600$3,000

Papercut Mizrach, early 20th century, central scene of lions and Decalogue, Temple columns, candelabra, and text all within a surround of blossoms and vines 19 3/4 x 25 in., in a elaborate carved More ...

(Photography)

(Photography)

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$480$400

(Photography) Genuine Photographs of Eretz-Israel. Herzlia: Palphot, after 1940, leather-like binding with inset Bezalel copper plaque of a Kibbutz scene, fifteen black and white professional More ...

(Prayers)

(Prayers)

Lot:
26
Unsold
 

(Prayers) Ma'aneh Lashon. Sulzbach, 1780. Hebrew Teitch, marbleized boards, (wear) Note: Ma'aneh Lashon is a collection of prayers for mourners. More ...

Machsor Lipsiae

Machsor Lipsiae

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$510$425

Machsor Lipsiae. Leipzig, 1964. Facsimile folio, in original leather with an accompanying commentary, boxed. More ...

Collection of Prayer Books, Chumash and Commentaries

Collection of Prayer Books, Chumash and Commentaries

Lot:
27A
Sold for:
$1,800$1,500

Collection of Prayer Books, Chumash and Commentaries, 18th & 19th centuries, comprising approximately 38 volumes, some sets, partial sets, various conditions. More ...