Shmuel Levi (Ophel) – Catalogues, Newspaper Cuttings and Reproductions
14. Bezalel, Art and Art Books, Bibliophilia
Large cardboard folder, dedicated to the painter Shmuel Levi Ophel and his artistic creation, [1930s-40s].
Folder contains: newspaper cuttings with articles and critics about Levi's work and about exhibitions in which he participated; issues of periodicals referring to his artistic creation; 24 reproductions of good quality (b/w) of paintings by Levi (reproduction of the work "In front of the Western Wall" is signed by Levi and mounted on a leaf which is also signed in Hebrew and in English). Attached are three copies of a retrospective exhibition catalogue held in 1960. Folder 41 cm. Fair-good condition. Tears, detached leaves, damages to folder. Most reproductions in good condition, mounted on paper-leaves.