13 Nov 2013

 Oil Painting by Irving Schlussel, Austrian born 1903, Rabbis Study, signed, 37 x 31, $9,000 Oil Painting by Irving Schlussel, Austrian born 1903, Rabbis Study, signed, 37 x 31, $9,000

12 Jun 2013

MASSIVE STUNNING SILVER SEDER EQUIPAGE MASSIVE STUNNING SILVER SEDER EQUIPAGE

MASSIVE STUNNING SILVER SEDER EQUIPAGE
$15,000

Description : German, late 19th /early 20th century, marked circular, the sides repoussed and chased with fruited grape vines, matching handles and rimmed gallery, two sliding doors open to reveal two trays for Matzot (silver-plated), applied with six assorted grape vine oval dishes with recumbent lion feet, in original rectangular latched wooden chest.
18 3/4″ diameter, 10 1/4″  high
Price : $15,000
12 Jun 2013

RARE MATZAH COVER RARE MATZAH COVER

RARE MATZAH COVER
$8,000

Description : Bohemian, 19th century. The long undyed cotton strip realistically embroidered in red cotton thread in 4 registers, the first showing the sun’s rays and central Magen David with Hebrew words “For Pesach“, the second showing figures of “the Wise son and Wicked son“, the third with figures of the “Simple son and the One who doesn’t know how to ask“, and the fourth showing the symbolic foods of the Seder and blessing over the Matzah in leafy surround, beautifully embroidered.64″ long x 15″ wide.Literature
Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblett: Fabric of Jewish Life, Jewish Museum, NYC, 1977, fig. 221
Price : $8,000
23 May 2013

IMG 4131 THE JUDGMENT OF SOLOMON BY JANET AND EMMANUEL SNITKOVSKY

THE JUDGMENT OF SOLOMON

BY JANET AND EMMANUEL SNITKOVSKY

$3,000.00

Description : Russian-American, 20th century
signed, framed
30 1/2″ x 20″
Perfect Condition. 

Janet & Emmanuel Snitkovsky are Ukrainian. Janet graduated from Lvov Institute and Emmanuel from Odessa Art College.
They paint in a Neo-Renaissance/Modern art style.
Their sculptures of Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton in front of the Hollywood Entertainment Museum gained them notoriety.
They have held countless exhibits all over the US & Canada.
Their works have sold often at Sotheby’s and Christie’s

Price : $3,000

23 May 2013

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23 May 2013

IMG 4359 The Yeshiva by Saul Raskin

The Yeshiva

BY SAUL RASKIN

$3,500

Description : Russian-American, early 20th century,
signed and titled, pen and ink drawing, matted
13 1/2″ x 16″
Saul Raskin was born in 1878 in Nogaysk, Russia. At 15 studied lithography in Odessa and later attended art academies in Germany, France, Italy and Switzerland. After emigrating to America in 1904, he became a multifaceted artist producing etchings, paintings, watercolours and even cartoons. He became a famous illustrator of Jewish subjects and was also a lecturer, writer and teacher.
Price : $3,500

 

23 May 2013

IMG 4342 RIKA SCHWIMER

 WEEPING SHABBAT CANDLES

BY RIKA SCHWIMER
$2,500

Description : Israeli School, contemporary
signed, mixed media chalk and crayon
28 1/2″ x 20″ inches

Note:
Born in Bielsko-Silesia, studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow, and came to Israel in 1957. She is one of the foremost watercolorists in Israel today. Her works show an interesting mixture of impressionism vigor, colour and lyric symbolism.
She exhibited at museums in Poland, France, and Israel and her paintings have been acquired by private collections and museums all over the world. Her works have sold at Christie’s Int’, and are featured in “Rika Schwimer “ oils, watercolours, drawings, Tel-Aviv, 1980.

Price : $2,500
17 Apr 2013

 Ivory Megillat Esther

Ivory Megillat Esther

Unique ivory Megillat esther case and scroll, circa 1900′s, probably Palestine, the case richly embossed with geometric and floral designs, and with central image of Haman leading Mordechai on a horse, fitted with HaMelech scroll in beautiful Ashkenazi square script, 14 lines per column, also with engraved inscription on handle, “Blessed be Mordechai, Cursed be Haman.”
13 Jul 2012

Hamsa HAMSA BY KAMI RAVIV

HAMSA
BY KAMI RAVIV
$1,200

Description : Iraqi-Israeli, contemporary.
Hand-made tapestry, on black velvet using metallic threads, beads and various other materials.

Continuing her family’s tradition, Kami Raviv’s works are all hand-made, showing motifs from her childhood.

18″ x 20″ unframed, 25″ x 26″ framed.

Price : $1,200