Property from a Private Collection, Ramat Gan
1891 - 1975
THE OLD CITY, JERUSALEM
signed in Hebrew and dated 1947 (lower right)
painted in 1947
oil on canvas
39⅜ by 31¾ in.
100 by 80.5 cm.
This work is in very good condition, Original canvas. There are a few areas of fluorescing pigment apparent when viewed under UV light, mainly on the lower left edge and by the right of the top edge but this does not seem to be retouching.
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Sale: Tiroche Auctions, Hertzliya, January 30, 2016, lot 76A
Purchased from the above by the present owner