Item 266282. JODEN IN NOOD!
Item 266282. JODEN IN NOOD!
Item 266282. JODEN IN NOOD!
Item 266282. JODEN IN NOOD!
Item 266282. JODEN IN NOOD!

JODEN IN NOOD!

Amsterdam, N. V. De Arbeiderspers, 1932. Item #42595

1st edition. Original pictorial wrappers, starting. 8vo. 76, 8 pages; 22 cm. In Dutch. Title translates to “Jews in Need! ” Illustrated with 8-page series of photomontages. Dutch journalist and resistance fighter Adrian Aloijsius Felix (Lex) Althoff (1904-43) displays his avante garde photographic style in this publication that sought to bring attention to the poverty of the Jews of Poland. The cropped and stylized images here depict Jewish genre scenes in creative compositions. Interestingly, a photograph of the Grand Rabbi of Munkacs, Chaim Elazar Spira (the Minchas Elazar) appears on the final page. SUBJECT(S) : Polish Jews, Poverty, Photographs. OCLC lists 14 holdings worldwide. A copy sold at auction for over $600 (with commission) in 2015. Light toning to one page from laid in paper, very light wear to wrappers, a beautiful copy, Very good condition. (SPEC-44-8A-PFFIINNQQ).

Price: $500.00