1869 - 1933
signed L. Pilichowski and titled in Hebrew (lower right)
painted circa 1925
oil on panel
13 by 16 in.
33 by 41 cm.
This work is in very good condition. There is some scattered craquelure, may be due to the uneven wooden surface. The artist's name in Hebrew is scratched above the signature. No retouching is apparent when viewed under ultra violet light.
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Migdal is a town by the Sea of Galilee founded in 1910. Pilichowski has portrayed here early pioneers working on the land, building the village.