The Messiah.

AUCTION 55 | Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts Autograph Letters, Graphic & Ceremonial Art

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Lot 347

The Messiah.

Oil on board. Signed. Framed 15.5 x 11.5 inches to mat.


Est: $1,000 - $1,200
Viennese-born Siegmund Forst, found sanctuary in America in 1939, escaping from Nazi-ravaged Europe. He was one of just a tiny handful of religious Jews able to make a professional career from his considerable artistic talents. Provenance: The Estate of Daniel M. Friedenberg.