Kestenbaum and Company: Fine Judaica: including Printed Books, Manuscripts, Graphic and Ceremonial Art, 90, Brooklyn

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/21/2020 - 07/21/2020
Page Size: 193 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
29CHAGALL, MARC.

Moses and the Tablets of the Law.

(1963)USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
30CHAGALL, MARC.

Group of "eleven" Israel First-Day Cover stamps, all (but one) designed by Chagall. "Each boldly signed in charcoal by Chagall."

Israel1949-73USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
31CHAGALL, MARC.

Complete sheet of French postage stamps, depicting Chagall’s iconic painting of two lovers.

Paris1963USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 562.50
32CHAGALL, MARC.

Jerusalem Windows Medallions. Issued by the Israeli Commemorative Society.

Canada1974USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,062.50
33STRUCK, HERMANN.

Group of c. 29 engravings (few lithographs): Jewish genre; portrait; Palestine scenes; landscapes.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
34STRUCK, HERMANN.

Rabbi Akiva Eger.

circa 1930.USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 937.50
34STRUCK, HERMANN.

"Rabbi Akiva Eger."

circa 1930.USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
35KRAMER, JACOB.

Head of a Jewish Beggar: Study.

London, 1915USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
36(JUDITH & ETHEL ROSENBERG).

“Save the Rosenbergs Rally.”

c. 1953USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 875.00
37(DREYFUS AFFAIR).

Musée des Horreurs. Number 6 (of 51) by V. Lenepveu.

Paris, 1899-1900USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 750.00
38(WORLD WAR I).

“Share, Jewish Relief Campaign.” Large allegorical figure of America offering her bounty to a destitute Jewish family. Skyline of New York City including the Statue of Liberty in the background beneath an optimistic orange and yellow sky.

Brooklyn, NY, Sackett & Wilhelms Corporation, c. 1915USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
39BASKIN, LEONARD.

Passover.

1960USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
40BASKIN, LEONARD.

Ezekiel.

n.dUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 437.50
41SZYK, ARTHUR.

State of Israel.

New Canaan1948USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 750.00
42

"ROMAN VISHNIAC." “The Boycott Changed Peddlers Into Beggars”

1938 (printed 1970’s)USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
43

"BONFILS, FELIX." “Jerusalem, Mur des Juifs en Vendredi - The Jews Wailing Place, a Friday.”

c. 1880USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
44

"BONFILS, FELIX." Jerusalem, Mur ou les Juifs vont pleurer [“Jerusalem, Wall Where the Jews Go to Cry.”]

c. 1880USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
45

Lucien Vogel (Ed.) Témoignages de notre Temps - Les Juifs [“Witness to our Time - The Jews.”]

Paris1933USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
46

Notable collection of bookplates belonging to Jewish personalities and institutional collections.

1900-60.USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
47BRACHEL, PETER VON.

Hierosolyma Urbs Sancta, Iudeae, Totiusque Orientis Longe Clarissima.

Cologne, 1575USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,250.00
48(PTOLEMY).

Tabula Asiae IIII.

First edition 1522 (or later)USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
49SCHEDEL, HARTMANN.

Hierosolyma, Templum Salomois [“Solomon’s Temple, Jerusalem”].

Nuremberg, first edition 1493 (or later)USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 437.50
50SPEEDE, JOHN & JOHN MORE.

Canaan. Copperplate map.

London, first edition 1611 (or later)USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 500.00
51

The Farmer’s Weekly Museum: New Hampshire and Vermont Journal.

Walpole, NH1799USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,500.00
52

Moses Lopez. A Lunar Calendar of the Festivals and Other Days in the Year Observed by the Israelites…

Newport1806USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. $400 to $600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. $8,000 to $12,000.
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