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Oil painting by the Kabbalist Rabbi Yehuda Leon Patilon.
Oil on canvas. Signed: "L. Patilon.
The painting depicts a figure walking among village houses.
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.
69X49 cm. Framed: 85X65 cm. Good condition.