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Lot 1128: SIMA SLONIM Sigbed Painting 1964 Israeli Art Abstract Still Life(45 views)
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Jaffa 1910 - 1999 , Israeli
Born in Jaffa, Israel. She was the daughter of Rabbi Shneur Zalman Slonim, the chief rabbi of Hebron, and a fifth generation Israeli.
in 1934 she went to study under Mokady, Litvinovski anf Frenke.
in 1935 she went on to study Fine Arts in Paris at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in the Montparnasse . and in 1936-7 she studied in London.
Sima returned to Israel in 1938, and settled in Haifa , In 1953 she joined the founders of the artist village of Ein Hod.
Slonim's early work was influenced by the Paris school. In the 1950s, she moved toward abstraction.
Awards and Prizes:
1942 The Dizengoff Prize,Tel-Aviv
1950, 1955 The Shetrok Prize, Haifa.
1959 The Angel Prize
1962 The Dizengoff Prize, Tel-Aviv
1983 The Negev Prize, Yeruham.
Still Life Composition, 1964
oil on canvas
46 x 56 cm
signed and dated lower left, signed also on the reverse
Exhibition: Old Jaffa Gallery, 2015
estimation 1000-1500 $