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SA751597

Portrait Of A Rabbi - Konstantin Szewczenko - Oil Painting - Ukranian Polish Jewish - Judaica

Price

£400 | $545 USD | €445 EUR
Item Number: SA751597
Date of manufacture: 1950
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Rayner Fine Art
This antique has been viewed 23 times in the past month with the most views from Denmark.

Description

PORTRAIT OF A RABBI
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OIL ON PANEL CIRCA 1950
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KONSTANTIN SZEWCZENKO
Also known as Konstanty Shevchenko
1909 - 1998
SIGNED
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Framed size 16.5 x 14.5 inches 41.5 x 36.5 cms
Panel size 12 x 10 inches 30 x 25 cms
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This portrait is a good example of Szewczenko's work.
Konstantin Szewczenko was a Ukranian/Polish artist born in Warsaw, Poland in 1909.
He specialised in portraiture and figure studies particularly of Rabbis and other Jewish subjects.
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He studied painting at the Institute of Fine Arts in Warsaw 1927 - 1928.
Then, in 1932 he studied painting under the guidance of Kowarski and Pruszkowski at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts
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He worked as a book illustrator and set designer in the 1930s.
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He exhibited in Warsaw, Vienna, New York.
In 1947 he took part in an exhibition with the Independent Artists Group and had a solo exhibition at the Gallery G. Tomalsky in New York, 1964 .
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Examples of his work are held in the collection of the Museum of the Polish Army
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Panel is in good clean condition with good original colour.
It is presented in a new bespoke grey painted wooden frame with a linen covered inner slip, all in very good condition.
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Internal Ref: 91581



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1950.


Dimensions

Height = 41.5 cm (16.3")
Width = 36.5 cm (14.4")
Depth = 4 cm (1.6")


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Rayner Fine Art
Gloucestershire
United Kingdom
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