Lot #17179

Portrait of Marc Chagall By Aba Fenichel

estimate: $600 - $800

starting price: $300

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Description: Signed and dated 51 (lower right) and also signed by Marc Chagall (lower edge)
technique: Ink on paper laid on cardboard
description: Signed and dated 51 (lower right) and also signed by Marc Chagall (lower edge)
Dimension: 18.5 x 14 cm
condition: Slightly oxidized paper, some wear on edges and two small holes.
provenance: Estate of Prof. Victor Deutsch
notes: Illustrated in "Davar" Newspaper in 1951.
biography

Abba Fenichel, Painter. b. 196, Poland. Immigrated 1948. Studies: 1935 Art Academy, Cracow, Poland. Teaching: 1949 Art Teachers' College, Tel Aviv. A founder of the Institute of Painting and Sculpture, Bat Yam. Illustrated books. His drawings were published for many years in "Davar" and "Davar Leyeladim". Died 1968. (The Israel Museum in Jerusalem, web site)