Brutalist Hanukkah lamp menorah by David Palombo.
- Hand-forged, cast and soldered iron.
- David Palombo (Turkish, 1920–1966) was a sculptor and painter who immigrated to Israel with his parents in 1923.
- Palombo began his studies at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, and became a student of sculptor Ze’ev Ben-Zvi in 1942, later becoming an assistant at Ben-Zvi’s studio and teaching at Bezalel.
- Palombo’s known works include the gates to the memorial building at Yad Vashem (1960) and the gates to the Knesset; the latter were created shortly before his premature death.
- This piece is final sale and not eligible for return.
Wear consistent with age and use.
Height: 9.45 inches / 24 cm
Width: 11.81 inches / 30 cm
Depth: 3.54 inches / 9 cm
Mid-Century Modern, Brutalist
Transitional Style, Modern Style