CATALOGUE OF THE ANGLO-JEWISH HISTORICAL EXHIBITION ROYAL ALBERT HALL, LONDON, 1887. EDITION DE LUXE L
Half vellum binding with gilt titles, all edges gilt. xxvi, 214p.ill., facsims. 30cm. This is a deluxe copy of an extremely important catalogue of Judaica. The exhibition was the first major exposition organized to further interest in the preservation of Judaic Art and artifacts. The hinge is splitting at the spine for the top two or three inches. "The negatives were taken by Mr. Frank Haes ... on the Eastman negative paper in McKellan's roller slide ; the prints have been printed in collotype by the Autotype Company, and are the first from such negatives which have been published in England" -- T.p. verso. It is one of the earliest catalogues of Judaica with photographs. [ref: 17957 ]
Author JACOBS, JOSEPH AND LUCIEN WOLF
Binding Half vellum binding with gilt titles, all edges gilt
Publisher F Haes
Illustrator FRANK HAES
Condition The hinge is splitting at the spine for the top two or three inches.
Pages xxvi, 214p.ill., facsims.