Lot #21557

Anonymous Man, Diptych By Simcha Shirman

estimate: $1200 - $1500

starting price: $500

closing price: $560

Description: Signed and titled on lower edge of each part
technique: Silver print and mixed technique on paper
description: Signed and titled on lower edge of each part
Dimension: 50 x 70 cm
condition: Good, tiny tack holes on corners, not examined out of glass
biography

Simcha Sherman (1947-), Photographer. Born in Germany in 1947. Immigrated to Israel in 1948. Studies: 1976: School of Visual Arts, New York, Photography; 1978 Pratt Institute, New York, M.A., Photography. Teaching: Art Teachers' College, Ramat Hasharon, Photography; Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem, Design and Education Academy, Wizo Haifa. Prizes: 1976 The Council of Art and Culture Prize; 1984 America-Israel Cultural Foundation; 1986 Enrick Kavlin Photography Prize, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; 1992 Janet and George Jaffin Prize, America-Israel Cultural Foundation; 1996 Zussman Prize, Yad Vashem, Jerusalem; 2 Leon Constantiner Prize for the Israeli Photographer, Tel Aviv Museum; 21 Minister of Science, Culture and Sports Prize In 1982 the Israel Museum held an exhibition of his work. Lives and works in Tel Aviv.