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Bidding Information
Lot #    7416
Auction End Date    6/8/2004 2:04:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Akeidat Itzhak
Title (Hebrew)    עקידת יצחק
City    Warsaw
Publication Date    c. 1890
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Broadside, 558:444 mm., edges frayed, partially backed. Rare - only one other known copy sold at auction several years ago. No copy in major libraries or collections.
          
Detailed
Description
   Colored lithograph with a splendid picturesque description of various scenes in the life of the patriarch, Isaac. The plate is divided into four horizontal panels in which the life of Isaac is depicted in an impressive manner beginning with the story of the sacrifice. At the top of the plate: a cupola that bears the inscription: "the Sacrifice of Isaac". The drawings are framed in architectural columns.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Russia-Poland:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica
  
Posters:    Checked