21 Jun 2012

JERUSALEM by Gendelman JERUSALEM BY S. GENDELMANJERUSALEM
BY S. GENDELMAN
$1,200

Description : Russian-Israeli, contemporary
signed, oil on canvas (unframed)
20″ x 16″
Gendelman’s vibrant colours and stunning knife-work are hallmarks of her work
Price : $1,200
21 Jun 2012

THE ANNULMENT OF VOWS THE ANNULMENT OF VOWS BY J. LEKIVICK

THE ANNULMENT OF VOWS
BY J. LEKIVICK (UNCLEAR)
$3,500

Description : Probably Polish, early 20th century
signed, oil on canvas
21″ x 28 1/2″
This is a wonderful old rarely painted scene – the ceremony of the annulment of vows which occurs every New Year.
Price : $3,500
21 Jun 2012

WESTERN WALL WESTERN WALL BY SAUL RASKINWESTERN WALL
BY SAUL RASKIN
$3,500

Description : Russian-American, early 20th century,
signed and titled, colour etching,
9″ x 11 1/2″
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
21 Jun 2012

MOTHER AND BABY MOTHER AND BABY BY SAUL RASKINMOTHER AND BABY
BY SAUL RASKIN
$3,000

Description : Russian-American, early 20th century,
signed and titled, colour etching,
8 3/4′ x 12″
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 : $3,000

 

21 Jun 2012

MOTHER AND HER CHILDREN MOTHER AND HER CHILDREN BY SAUL RASKINMOTHER AND HER CHILDREN
BY SAUL RASKIN
$3,000

Description : Russian-American, early 20th century,
signed and titled, colour etching,
11″ x 8 1/2″
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 : $3,000
21 Jun 2012

SMALL SYNAGOGUE IN JERUSALEM SMALL SYNAGOGUE IN JERUSALEM BY SAUL RASKINSMALL SYNAGOGUE IN JERUSALEM
BY SAUL RASKIN
$3,000

Description : Russian-American, early 20th century,
signed and titled, colour etching,
12 1/2″ x 8 3/4″
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 : $3,000
21 Jun 2012

SILK SCREEN SHUK IN THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM BY CAROL BYRNE SILK SCREEN   SHUK IN THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM BY CAROL BYRNESILK SCREEN – SHUK IN THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM BY CAROL BYRNE
$900

Description : Irish
21st century
signed bottom right, silkscreen
31″ x 14″
Price : $900
21 Jun 2012

LE DELUGE THE FLOOD titled in French LE DELUGE (THE FLOOD   titled in French) BY GABRIEL COHENLE DELUGE (THE FLOOD – titled in French)
BY GABRIEL COHEN
$11,000

Description : French-Israeli, born 1933
signed, oil on canvas,
24.75″ x 17.5″

Born in Paris to Sephardi-Jerusalemite parents, the father was a tailor who also studied Kabbalah, the mother, a seamstress. Having lived through the German occupation of Paris, the family emigrated to Israel in 1949. Gabriel the 6th of 11 children earned money from odd jobs. He began to paint at 40, while working as a diamond cutter and night watchman. His work is suave, sophisticated and powerfully naive. He mixes reality with dreams, eat with West,light and shade, playfulness and violence, grandeur and humour. He has held one man shows all over the world in museums in Europe, US(Jewish Museum NY), Canada, and Israel. His woks have sold at Sotheby’s and Christie’s Int’l,

Literature: O.BIhalji-Merin, World Encyclopaedia of Naive Art, Harper & Row, Scranton, PA, 1985

Price : $11,000
21 Jun 2012

CHASSIDIC WEDDING IN THE SHTETL CHASSIDIC WEDDING IN THE SHTETL BY SIMON KARCZMARCHASSIDIC WEDDING IN THE SHTETL
BY SIMON KARCZMAR
$8,500

Description : Polish-French, Israeli, born 1903
signed, oil on canvas,
16″ x 20″

Simon Karczmar wa born in Warsaw. He spent much tme with his grandfather in Dzieweniszky, a small Lithuanian shtetl
with its “chata” (delapidated wooden houses). It was this homely and pious life sparked with traditional events which inspired him to paint. After studying in Paris at the Ecole de Beaux Arts and working there for 20 years, he emigrated to Safed, Israel. He ha held one man shows in the US, Canada, Mexico, and Paris. He is best known for his vivid scenes of Jewish traditions, weddings, etc., and atmospheresof Chassidic ecstasy.

Price : $8,500
21 Jun 2012

IMG 4096 JEWISH SYMBOLS BY JANET& EMMANUEL SNITKOVSKY
JEWISH SYMBOLS
BY JANET& EMMANUEL SNITKOVSKY
$20,000

Description : Russian-American, 20th century,
signed, oil on canvas,
40″ x 28.5″
Price : $18,000