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Lot 1135: ELIAHU SIGAD SIGARD Signed Watercolor Vrubel Lithuanian Israeli(55 views)
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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
ELIAHU SIGAD SIGARD
Lithuania 1901 - 1975 Tel Aviv, Lithuanian / Israeli
He moved to Israel 1925 and the founder of Israeli Painters' Association.
Education: Riga, architecture and drawing
Colarossi Academy, Paris, France
1930 Grande Chaumiere, Paris, France
Awards and Prizes:
1938 Dizengoff Prize, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
1945-46, Dizengoff Prize, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
1945 Ramat Gan Prize 1946 Ramat Gan Prize
1956 First Prize At the Exhibition of the Landscape of Tiberias,
First prize 1958 Second Prize in the Tenth National Israeli Exhibition, Ramat Gan
Saul Falling on his Sword, 1925
17 x 22 cm
signed and dated lower right, also signed and dated in Hebrew lower left.
Condition: generaly in very good condition except some foxing in the lower part, framed.
Our watercolor shows the great influence of Mikhail Aleksandrovich Vrubel ( 1856 1910) is usually regarded amongst the Russian painters of the Symbolist movement and of Art Nouveau. In reality, he deliberately stood aloof from contemporary art trends, so that the origin of his unusual manner should be sought in Late Byzantine and Early Renaissance painting.
estimation 1,500-2,000 $
starting price 1000$