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Bidding Information
Lot #    22298
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 11:46:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    The Steiglitz Collection
Title (Hebrew)    Masterpieces of Jewish Art
Author    [Only Ed.] Chaya Benjamin
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    The Israel Museum
Publication Date    1987
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 462, [1]: 41 pp., crisp unread copy as issued.
          
Detailed
Description
   Important and impressive catalogue of the 1987 exhibition of Jewish art in the Israel Museum. Bilingual edition containing introduction in Hebrew and English; each article is accompanied by parallel detailed descriptions. Includes a foreword by Teddy Kollek, previously mayor of Jerusalem. 281 b/w and color photographs of the exhibits. The book contains ritual articles in silver, brass, and other metals, illuminated manuscripts, and household objects.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, English
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica