A Collection of Three Early Views of Canton (Guangzhou) Landmarks.. Canton, ca. 1870
This collection of photographs offers early views of three of Canton’s most revered landmarks by the great 19th century Chinese photographer Lai Fong, whose work is distinct for its artfulness and high quality.
Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF - 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spyISRAEL
(English) Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. Israel, 1948 -1949
This splendid collection of dramatic photographs documents the activity of the IDF during the second stage of the War of Independence, following the second cease-fire.
CLINTON, WILLIAM JEFFERSON
(English) Photograph of Bill Clinton and Benjamin Netanyahu seated in the White House, signed and inscribed “To the people of Israel—with gratitude for the ties that bind us. Bill Clinton.”. Washington, late 1990s
A splendid photograph of Bill Clinton and Benjamin Netanyahu seated in the White House, signed and inscribed “To the people of Israel—with gratitude for the ties that bind us. Bill Clinton.” Netanyahu was Prime Minister from 1996 to 1999 during the second Clinton administration.
(ISTANBUL.) Sebah & Joaillier.
(English) Panorama of Constantinople, Taken from the Galata Tower.. Istanbul: Sebah & Joaillier, c. 1880s
This magnificent pair of panoramic photographs of Istanbul, measuring 11 ft. and 8 1⁄2 ft. respectively, provides sweeping views of the great buildings, monuments, and geographical features of the city.
A Collection of Three Early Photographs of the Shanghai Bund.. Shanghai , ca. 1880
This collection of 19th century photographs includes early views of the architecture along the famous Old Shanghai Bund.
BEGIN, MENACHEM and JIMMY CARTER
(English) Photograph signed by Carter and Begin. Robert A. Cumins, 1979
Signed by Carter and Begin. Menachem Begin was awarded the 1978 Nobel Peace Prize, together with Anwar Sadat, “for their work in laying a foundation for future peace” in the Middle East. The framework, reached at Camp David, was facilitated by Jimmy Carter. The Nobel award called Carter “the masterbuilder responsible for the bridge that had to be built between Egypt and Israel.”