A Magnificent Papercut Mizrah, [Moravia]: March-April 1829
Ink and gouache on paper (10 1/8 x 14 3/8 in.; 257 x 365 mm). Enlarged incipits; architectural frame enclosing first word of blessing; four roundels inscribed mi-tsad zeh ruah hayyim; the word mizrah highlighted in red letters at the base; finely-cut latticework background containing multicolor images of flora, fauna, humans, and putti. Staining and small tears in outer edges; slight wear to portions of the latticework (e.g., top right). Mounted, glazed, and framed.