Auction 65
Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Lot Number 408

Oil Painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon, “The Holy Painter” – Camels and Palm Trees

Sold For
1,230$
Opening
1,000$
Lot Number 408

Oil Painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon, “The Holy Painter” – Camels and Palm Trees

Oil-painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon.
Oil on canvas. Signed: "Patilon".
The painting depicts camels and palm trees on the background of a lake.
Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon (d. Heshvan 1974) was known as a miracle worker. He made a living as a painter, earning the nickname "The Holy Painter". Rabbi Yehuda Patilon belonged to a a group of kabbalists who clandestinely studied together and were named after their professions: "The Shoemaker" - Rabbi Moshe Ya'akov Ravikov, "the Milkman" - Rabbi Chaim Ezra Cohen, "the Floorlayer" - Rabbi Avraham Fish and "the Street Cleaner" - Rabbi Yosef Waltoch.
40X77.5 cm. Framed: 46.5X94 cm. Fair-good condition. Significant foxing. Tears at margins of canvas. Canvas is detached from the wooden frame in a number of places.

Sold For
1,230$
Opening
1,000$

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