Continental Rabbi Portrait German Austrian Circa 1900

Continental Rabbi Portrait German Austrian Circa 1900

Code: portrait rabbi

£2,500.00 Approx $3438.79, €2927.4
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Continental Rabbi Portrait German Austrian Circa 1900

 

 

PORTRAIT OF RABBI, Good display condition

 

ARTIST SIGNED: O Eichinger

Circa 1900

 

OIL ON PANEL

VERY FINELY PAINTED

ELABORATE GILT FRAME

 

Description

Otto Eichinger (1922-2004) - The Rabbi

Oil on canvas - Hand signed - 1950

Eichinger was born in Vienna in 1922 where attended the local High School and took a number of courses.
As a young man, Eichinger had always enjoyed painting and spent much of his spare time with brushes in his hand.

He died in 2004.

His meticulous paintings of Austrian peasants, Jewish Rabbis and Cardinals have made him one of the best known portrait artists in Austria. His work have become much sought after by collectors throughout the world and are a constant source of wonder with the fine brush strokes depicting every hair and whisker of the characters he portraits.

Eichinger's works have featured in a number of exhibitions and are considered to finest of their type. He was the third generation of artists. His father was as well a portrait painter, Erwin Eichinger.

Lot details

Artist

Otto Eichinger (1922-2004)

Title of artwork

The Rabbi

Year

1950

Technique

Oil on canvas

Signature

Hand signed

Condition

In very good condition

Sold with frame

Yes

Weight

700 g

Image size

250×200 mm

Total dimensions

340×280×340 mm