Oil on board, New York, circa 1950. Depicting a standing bearded man wearing his tzitzis over his shirt pumping water to his horses. Signed lower right “I. Schor”. Ilya Schor (1904-1961), a master craftsman of Jewish ceremonial objects as well as jewelry, was also a talented painter. Here, he illustrates a shtetl scene from the memory of his younger years in pre-war Poland.
H 18.12 in. x W 24.02 in. x D 1.19 in.
H 46 cm x W 61 cm x D 3 cm
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