Cahun, Léon. La Vie Juive

AUCTION 6 | Tuesday, November 17th, 1998 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art The Property of Various Owners

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Lot 164

Cahun, Léon. La Vie Juive

Illustrated throughout by Lévy depicting Jewish ceremonial life of Alsace, includes 5 lithographed plates. Preface by Grand-Rabbin Zadok-Kahn Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards with original highly decorative color-pictorial wrappers bound in

Paris: 1886

Est: $1,200 - $1,800
A most uncommon volume, profusely and charmingly illustrated by Alphonse Levy. Includes numerous images not seen in his later Scenes Familiales Juives (c.1900)