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LOT 274:

Dayan, Moshe
Masada. The Victory of the Vanquished. Portfolio ...

Sold for: $1,100
Estimated price:
$ 1,000 - $1,500
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14/06/2018 at Kestenbaum & Company
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Masada. The Victory of the Vanquished. Portfolio featuring 27 signed lithographs by Raymond Moretti

One of 298 numbered copies (English edition). Hebrew calligraphy by Asher Amar. Text by General Dayan, Uzi Narkis ("Judea Capta") and Josephus Flavius (excerpt from "The Jewish War"). Signed in pencil by the three collaborators on half-title. Loose as issued in original ox-hide with wooden dowel closure (representing the arrows used by the warriors in the period of Masada). 22 x 16 inches.

Paris: Imprimeries Union for Armand and Georges Israel, 1983.

An unusually complex and impressive production.