Auction 51 Part II - Ceremonial Art Manuscripts Graphics Objects

Bird's Eye View of Jerusalem - Chromo-Lithograph - Odessa, 1908

Opening: $500
Bird's Eye View of Holy Jerusalem. Chromo-lithograph. Odessa, [1908].
A colorful chromo-lithograph printed for pilgrims from Odessa. In front - the Dome of the Rock, behind the wall of the Old City of Jerusalem, and in the background appear houses of the Old City and the Holy Sites. Captions (in Russian) appear on the lower part, describing selected sites depicted in the illustration. Title of the lithograph appears in the margins, in Russian, English and French.
71X48 cm, framed: 90.5X68 cm. Good condition. Breaks to frame. Unexamined out of frame.
Provenance: Collection of Willy Lindwer.
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