Lot 20: Poster. Broadside. 'There will Not be Peace with Abdullah'. Tel Aviv, 1949.
January 15, 2013
Jerusalem, IsraelLive Auction
Description: Poster opposing the armistice with Abdullah, King of Jordan. Broadside. Tel Aviv, 5th of Nissan, 1949. Printed at the height of the Rhodes conferences regarding the armistice between Israel and Arab nations signed on 20.7.1949. The poster mentions the siege on Jerusalem, the fall of Gush Etzion, and the murder of a convoy of doctors and nurses on their way to the Hadassah Hospital on Mt. Scopus. Signed by 'Halochamim' [the fighters]. page. Excellent condition. Pasted to thick paper, backed with canvas. 64x46.5 cm. (74x57 inclusive). Original folds.