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Max Nordau. Cabinet Card Photograph (Signed).

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Max Nordau. Cabinet Card Photograph (Signed).

PHOTOGRAPHS. Paris, 1906. Portrait of Herzl’s successor at the height of his career.

Price: $1,250

“I can assure you that he will lead the cause at least as well as I did or better.”

Theodor Herzl, on suggesting Nordau as his successor

Max Nordau was born to a religious family in Budapest, Hungary, and moved to Berlin in 1873. He spent most of his life in Paris, where he died in 1923. At the time of this photograph, Nordau was in his 50s and fully involved in the Zionist cause.

NORDAU, Max. Cabinet card Photograph. Signed and Dated by Nordau, Paris, 1906. Measures 5 1/2 inches x 3 1/2 inches. Matted and framed. Very good condition.