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Auction 37 Lot Number 1

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Jews Studying Torah – Oil Painting by Arthur Bryks

Jews studying Torah; at front, Jew wrapped in prayer shawl while studying from a book. Oil painting by Arthur Bryks (1890-1970), Jewish Polish artist, born in Fałków.
Oil on canvas. Signed.
73X55 cm. Frame: 89X72 cm. Fair-good condition.

Opening500$ Sold For615$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 2

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Portrait of a Jew – Oil Painting by Arthur Bryks

Portrait of a Jewish man, by Arthur Bryks.
Oil on wood. Signed.
35X28 cm. Frame: 49X41 cm. Good condition.

Opening300$ Unsold

Auction 37 Lot Number 3

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Jews Studying Torah – Oil Painting by Arthur Bryks

Two Jews studying from a book. Painting by Arthur Bryks.
Oil on canvas. Signed and described on the reverse (in German).
57X77 cm. Frame: 72X94 cm. Fair condition. Damage. Approx. 6 cm. tear along center of canvas.

Opening500$ Sold For615$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 4

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Kippur – Original Illustrations by Yitzchak Pressburger

&13 original illustrations by artist Yitzchak Pressburger. Sketch for “Kippur”; portfolio consisting of 40 lithographs related to Yom Kippur, colorful illustrations which depict the service of the High Priest in the Temple on this day, as well as ornamented texts from Seder Ha’Avoda liturgical poem. Publication of Shaarei HaBayit, Jerusalem, 1986.
Illustrations and sketches using mixed-media painting technique (pencil colors, pastel and acrylic on paper):
• Six 30X40 cm. Illustrations (attached to paper: 35X45 cm.). Signed and dated, 1986. • Nine text leaves accompanying illustrations. Gluing of scraps of paper and colorful ornaments. Design of letters

Opening300$ Sold For800$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 5

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Jews – Three Drawings

&Jews, three pencil drawings on paper. One drawing is signed (unidentified).
18X26 cm. (framed 32X42 cm.); 20X28 cm. (framed 34X45 cm.); 24X29 cm. (framed 38.5X46 cm.). Good condition

Opening200$ Sold For246$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 6

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Jew with a Torah Scroll – Oil Painting

Jew with a Torah Scroll.
Oil upon cardboard. Signed (unidentified).
9X12 cm. Within wooden frame: 28X31 cm. Good condition.

Opening300$ Unsold

Auction 37 Lot Number 7

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Two Amulets on Parchment

Two “Shiviti” amulets, written on parchment: • Medium size amulet. At center, Lamnatzeach Menorah, ornamented with colorful flowers. Holy Names surrounding Menorah. A frame of verses. 19X25 cm. • Small amulet, with Lamnatzeach Menorah, verses and Names. 9X11 cm.
General condition is fair. One amulet is framed. (Not examined outside of frame).

Opening250$ Sold For308$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 8

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Section of Ilan HaSefirot – Handwritten on Parchment

Section of the Kabalistic Ilan HaSefirot. Manuscript written on a narrow long parchment sheet, originally connected to a scroll which contained the whole Ilan (tree). [Ashkenazi country, 18th century?].
C. 72 cm. Fair condition. Faded ink, wear, creases and stains.

Opening800$ Sold For2,706$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 9

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Keter Aram Tzova – The Scroll of Ruth – Elaborate Facsimile on Parchment

Keter Aram Tzova – Facsimile edition of the Scroll of Ruth (Megillat Ruth) from Keter Aram Tzova – the most important manuscript of the Bible saved after the Aleppo pogrom against the Jews in 1947, and smuggled to Eretz Israel.
Signed and numbered edition. Published by Y. L. Magnes, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Copy no. 4 of only four copies!
Elaborate facsimile faithful to the original source, printed on parchment. Introductory page in Hebrew, [4] facsimile pages. Red leather binding. Matching box. Excellent condition.
The profits from the sale of this item will be donated to charity, to a recognized non-profit organization chosen by the buyer according to the following specifications: If the item is sold for the opening price, 20% will be donated to charity. Any amount above the opening price will be entirely donated to charity.

Opening2,000$ Sold For2,460$ Including buyers premium

Auction 37 Lot Number 10

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Keter Aram Tzova – Book of Psalms – Elaborate Facsimile on Parchment

Keter Aram Tzova – Facsimile edition of the Book of Psalms of Keter Aram Tzova – the most important manuscript of the Bible, part of which was saved after the Aleppo pogroms against the Jews in 1947, and smuggled to Eretz Israel.
Signed and numbered edition. Published by Y. L. Magnes, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Copy no. 4 of only four copies!
Elaborate facsimile faithful to the original source, printed on parchment. Introductory page in Hebrew, [29] facsimile pages. Red leather binding. Matching box. Excellent condition.
The profits from the sale of this item will be donated to charity, to a recognized non-profit organization chosen by the buyer according to the following specifications: If the item is sold for the opening price, 20% will be donated to charity. Any amount above the opening price will be entirely donated to charity.

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