Portrait with a Keffiyeh
Oil on canvas
49 x 38 cm / 19.5 x 14.9 in
Signed, inscribed and dated “L.Blum / Jerusalem 28” at the lower right part
Painted in 1928 in Jerusalem
Exhibited: Tel Aviv, Bet Hatfutsot, The Museum of the Jewish people, ”The Real and the Ideal: The Painting of Ludwig Blum” , 2009, illustrated.
ERICH (ARIK) BRAUER 1867-1932
Title: Brauer Liedermappe, 1968
Technique: Original Portfolio including 10 hand signed and numbered Etchings and Aquatints in colours on Zerkall-Buetten paper
Paper Size: (each) 59.3 x 41.6 in / 23.3 x 16.3 in
Image Size:(each) 33 x 30 cm / 12.9 x 16.3 in
Additional Information: This portfolio includings 10 hand signed and numbered original etchings with Aquatints in colours.
Each one is hand signed in pencil “Brauer” at the lower right margin and numbered “76/99” in the lower left also in pencil.
The work was printed by Finger, Wien and published by Sydow, Frankfurt in 1968 in a limited edition of 99 copies. There were a further 15 artist’s proofs.
Literature: Walter Koschatzky, Brauer Graphik – Das Graphische Werk von 1951 von 1974, Switzerland: Verlag Goldregen AG Glarus, 1974.
Reference: Koschatzky G-30, pages 202-203
Condition: Very Good Condition
Signed and numbered in pencil, from edition of 100.
JOSEF BUDKO 1888-1940
Płońsk, Poland 1888 – 1940 Jerusalem (Polish)
Title: Jewish Heads / Judische Kopfe, 1920
Technique: Four Original Hand Signed Lithographs on paper and the rare book “Judische Kopfe”
Size: 28.2 x 21.5 cm / 11.1 x 8.4 in
Additional Information: This lot includes the rare book by Sch. Gorelik “Judische Kopfe”.
The book is illustrated by four original hand signed lithographs by Joseph Budko.
The lithographs are of:
Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza
The book was published by Berlin Verlag fur Judische Kunst und Kultur, Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin in 1920
Condition: Good Condition. Some light foxing.
Original geltin silver print, signed in ink by the artist.