Auction 62
Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Lot Number 399

Oil Painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon, “The Holy Painter” – Youth Smoking a Pipe

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1,230$
Opening
1,000$
Lot Number 399

Oil Painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon, “The Holy Painter” – Youth Smoking a Pipe

Oil painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon, from the collection of the family of the "Holy Painter".
Oil on cardboard. Signed: "Leon".
The painting depicts a youth wearing a hat and smoking a pipe.
The Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon (d. Heshvan 1974) was known as a miracle worker knowledgeable in the world of souls and reincarnation. He made a living as a painter, earning the nickname "The Holy Painter". Rabbi Yehuda Patilon belonged to a group of Kabbalists who studied together in secret, and were named after the profession they engaged in: "The Shoemaker" - Rabbi Moshe Yaakov Ravikov, "The Milkman" - Rabbi Chaim Ezra Cohen, "The Floorer" - Rabbi Avraham Fish, and "The Street Cleaner" - Rabbi Joseph Woltoch.
34.5 x 28.5 cm. Framed. Good condition. Slight defects.
Provenance: Family of Rabbi Patilon.

Sold For
1,230$
Opening
1,000$

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