Lot #17327

The Beggar By Meir Gur-Arieh

estimate: $1600 - $2400

starting price: $800

closing price: $

Description: Signed 'Gorodetzky" (lower right)
technique: Oil on canvas
description: Signed 'Gorodetzky" (lower right)
Dimension: 39 x 27.5 cm
condition: Soiled, needs stretching.
provenance: Estate of Meir Gur Aryeh
biography

Meir Gur Arieh (Horodetsky), b. 1891, Russia. Immigrated 199. Studies: 197-9 Art School, Lodz; 199-11 Bezalel, Jerusalem. Teaching: 1918-21 Bezalel. 1923 Workshop for Industrial Design, together with Zeev Raban. Participated in the famous Tower of David Exhibition. 192 A founder of the Union for Hebrew Art. Died 1951. (The Israel Museum in Jerusalem Web Site)