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In its first New York showing, Mark Podwal's 'Terezin Portfolio,' a limited edition suite of 42 archival pigment prints based on a series of original acrylic, gouache, and colored pencil drawings entitled All this has come upon us... are on view at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College . The exhibition, open to the public from April 4 to June 4, 2016, including Holocaust Remembrance Day on May 5, celebrates the recent donation of the portfolio by Podwal, a Queens College alumnus, physician and artist. Comment?
Sotheby's set a new world auction record for any piece of Judaica today in New York, when one of the finest copies of Daniel Bomberg's Babylonian Talmud sold for $9.3 million .* The extraordinary volume was purchased by Stephan Loewentheil for the 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop. The Bomberg Talmud led the sale of a selection of extraordinary items from The Valmadonna Trust, which totaled $14.9 million and became the most valuable auction of Judaica ever held.** Together with the auctions of Important Judaica and Israeli & International Art, Sotheby's annual December sales of Judaica and Israeli Art totaled $22.6 million. Comment?
On 22 December, Sotheby's New York will auction 12 extraordinary items from The Valmadonna Trust Library - the most important private library of Hebrew books and manuscripts in the world. The auction follows the Library's wildly popular exhibition at Sotheby's in February 2009, which presented all 11,000 items on public view together for the first time, and drew thousands of excited visitors, including many scholars and collectors. Comment?
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