The Jew by Jacob Kramer

Through his rigorously condensed Vorticist style, Kramer contrived to express spirituality in a series of Jewish subjects.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
102 x 76 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,250 ( Total: £17,000)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Belgrave Gallery

In this work, the simplified form and colour cogently express inwardness and contemplation.

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by Sir Michael Sadler, Oxford; his sale, 1945; private collection; with The Belgrave Gallery, London.

Venue details

The Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery Parkinson Building, University of Leeds, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS2 9JT 0113 343 2777 www.leeds.ac.uk/gallery

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm

Closed Sun and University holidays

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