(Yosef Hayim ben Eliyahu, Haham of Baghdad, 1835-1909).

Auction 95 | Thursday, November 11th, 2021 at 11:00am
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinic Letters, Ceremonial & Graphic Art

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(Yosef Hayim ben Eliyahu

(Yosef Hayim ben Eliyahu
Lot 5
BEN ISH CHAI

(Yosef Hayim ben Eliyahu, Haham of Baghdad, 1835-1909).

Autograph Manuscript Signed. One page (top of page torn).

Est: $600 - $900
PRICE REALIZED $7,500
One of the most renowned of Zadikim, the Ben Ish Hai was a master Kabbalist whose personal writings are said to be imbued with innate holiness and thus serve as a protection for those who possess them.