LOT 1477
SOLD €750,00

[Judaica. Hebraica. Mizrach] Levi David van Gelder (1816-78). Mizrach

Lithogr. micrographic Mizrach, 73.5 x 58 cm, signed "met de pen vervaardigt door LDvG", "Amsterdam" and "in 1845" below the image.

Rolled, sl. browning, a few tiny holes and some marginal imperfections. A good copy of this rare print. Van Gelder was both born in Amst. and worked in the city as a printer before immigrating to New York in the 1860s. He produced at least 5 different Mizrachs in this unique micrographic style. This example deals w. Rosh HaShana, w. quotes from prayers and bible verses, allegorical illustrations and the signs of the Zodiac.

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