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Lehranstalt für die Wissenschaft des Judentums (Berlin, Germany)

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Guttmann / Sotheby's Case Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6570
Abstract This collection contains the materials of attorney Ernst C. Stiefel relating to the Alexander Guttmann/Sotheby's case. The case revolved around a 1984 Sotheby's auction of Hebraica from the Lehranstalt für die Wissenschaft des Judentums in Berlin that had been brought from Germany to the United States by Guttmann in 1938. The materials include pleadings, clippings, and Stiefel's files.
Dates: 1907-1984; Majority of material found within 1984