Young Rabbi from N by Isidor Kaufmann

This work depicts the half-length seated figure of a Jewish teacher, almost full face, with a brown beard and moustache.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
38 x 81 cm
Acquired in:
1929
Presented by:
Viscount Bearsted through The Art Fund

He is dressed in a black coat, white shirt and dark-brown fur cap. In the background is a light-brown embroidered cloth bearing a decorative panel embroidered in blue, gold and pink. A reddish-brown strip above bears an inscription in Hebrew.

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