Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery

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A knish is a knish is a knish, no one ever did say. One thing folks agree on, however, is the place of Yonah Schimmel’s in the city’s culinary history. It is the oldest such spot specializing in that tantalizing potato pie. For the full story check out this post in the Times, marking its hundredth anniversary, in 2010 (don’t miss the comments!). (137 E Houston St. 212-477-2858.)

9 x 12 for $95

Signed fine art Giclee prints on museum-quality, one-quarter-cotton 280 gsm paper with archival inks are available in two sizes:

5 x 7 for $55
9 x 12 for $95

Editions are strictly limited to 365 copies, and each annotated print is a beautiful reminder that our days are numbered.

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