Haggadah for Passover, Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn.

1966. Paris: The Trianon Press, 1966.

80 leaves. Large, unbound folio in stiff, glassine covered wrappers, housed in large, vellum box, stamped with gilt lettering on front, back, and spine,with double clasp closure. Loosely inserted foam cushions at back of box. Spotting and scuffs on box with some tip wear, and spotting inside the box. Includes a full set of the colored plates, a set of the uncolored plates, and two proof states of the frontispiece in paper folders, enclosed in a linen portfolio with ties. Pages and wrappers enclosed in tissue paper, and appear to have been never opened. “XV” written in marker on tissue paper.

§ One of 20 deluxe copies numbered I to XX, this being XV. Signed and stamped with the artist’s cypher on the frontispiece. Item #108012

Price: $6,750.00