Auction 7 ב Judaica, rare, books from letters, manuscripts, attributed signatures, paintings, Jewish silver art.
By Qumran
Sep 5, 2022
ראובן מס 131 , ירושלים, ישראל 9723603, Israel

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LOT 4:

The letter of the Gaon Rabbi Raphael Ullman to his uncle, the owner of the Shlomo Sheets, the Gaon Rabbi Shlomo ...

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The letter of the Gaon Rabbi Raphael Ullman to his uncle, the owner of the Shlomo Sheets, the Gaon Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Ullman - 1862
The letter of the Gaon Rabbi Raphael Ullman addressed to his uncle the 'Yeriot Shlomo', the letter written in "Yom B Parashat Matot Tabarach" opens with the words "... My lord my uncle the Rabbi the Gaon Rabbi of Israel and the head of Golat Ariel famous for praise and glorification as straw Shlomo Zalman Nero Avdak Mako...
In the letter written for the most part in Yiddish, Rabbi Raphael apologizes for his medical condition and asks for "the face of my lord, my uncle HaGaon, to pray for me to G-d and I am assured that in His righteousness He will sustain me... and my bones are fertile and fresh for the service of G-d...
Rabbi Raphael Ullman (1966 - 1976), son of the Gaon Rabbi Avraham Ullman, Abd of Kanbach and author of the Beit Avraham Correspondence, bought his Torah from Maran the 'Ketab Sofer' and in 1869 was appointed a 'Pivot' in the Jewish Congress.
Specifications: [1] A sheet of paper folded in half each part 24.5 / 29 cm., two written pages and on the third page appears the name of the recipient, his address and official signatures of the postman with the remains of a red wax seal, at the top of the letter appears a relief with the name and family of Rabbi Raphael in English.
Condition: very good, signs of folding, a tear in the margin of the title page without damage to the text.