AUCTION 14 | Tuesday, November 13th, 2001 at 1:00
Important Hebrew Printed Books and Manuscripts From the Library of the London Beth Din

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Lot 426


Three-quarter length portrait engraving, standing with right arm on book inscribed Beth Shmuel. In his left hand is a document marked Get. Lower register reads, “The Most Learned Aaron Hart Rabby Aged 81. Done from an original painting of B. Dandridge by H. James McArdell.” Framed. 355x255mm (Image size) Rubens 1526

London, 1751:

Est: $3,000 - $4,000
Rabbi Aaron Hart (1670-1756), born in Breslau, became Rabbi of the Great Synagogue of London in 1722 and filled that position until his death