Please note that the correct date is mid 18th century, not circa 1800.
Please note the designation for lots 33-43 should read "Property from the collection of the Family of Mrs. Betty Platt and the late Mervyn J. Platt"
This lot is unframed.
Please note that the identification of the sitter has been confirmed as Solomon Loeb. His portrait is reproduced in reverse in the 1996 edition of Our Crowd by Stephen Birmingham (between pages 244 and 245). A copy of this book will be included with the purchased lot.
This Lot has been withdrawn from the sale.
that the lot comprises 18 volumes, not 11 as enumerated in the print catalog. The additional 7 volumes include the following tractates: vol. XII: Rosh ha-Shanah, Yoma, Sukka; vol. XIII: Hullin; vol. XIV: Niddah; vol. XV: Eruvin; vol. XVI: Nedarim; XVII: Bekhorot, Arakhin, Temurah, Keritot, Meilah, Tamid, Midot; vol. XVIII: Bava Metzia.