Yaakov wexler - hazvi - judaica - an illustrated Haggadah for Passover with many colorful images - Cubist - Paper

Description
Yaakov wexler - hazvi - judaica - an illustrated Haggadah for Passover with many colorful images - Cubist - Paper
Israel - mid 20th century

A magnificent Haggadah for Passover / הגדה של פסח with many many images.

Made in israel , circa 1950-60 , by Yaakov wexler

Biography

Yaacov (Jacob) Wexler was born in Libbau, Latvia, in 1912. He lived in Hamburg until 1935, where he received his training in art. He lived in a kibbutz for a while after which he moved to Haifa. In he 1935 he joined the New Horizons Group (Ofakim Hadashim).

In the years 1966-84 Wexler served as the head of Avni Institute, Tel Aviv. In 1953 Wexler participated in the San Paulo Biennale and in 1960 he participated in the Graphics Biennale in Tokyo.

Wexler's works have been shown in many museums and galleries in Israel and he has been awarded the Dizengoff Prize, the Jewish Agency Prize, the Jerusalem Prize, and the Haifa-Struck Prize.


Lot details
Object
judaica - an illustrated Haggadah for Passover with many colorful images
Material
Paper
Designer/ Artist
Yaakov wexler
Manufacturer/ Brand
hazvi
Style
Cubist
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Israel
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
1×24×34 cm
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