Oil Painting on canvas, with artists mo0no9gram lower right
Dimensions: 22 inch x 26 inch.
Leo Roth (1914-2002) In 1920, Roth moved to Germany and, in 1933, immigrated to Palestine. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris and completed frescoes in Italy and France in the 1950s. Roth settled in Tel Aviv, He served as Director of the Art Academy of the Kibbutzim. In 1959, he was awarded the Jordan Valley Prize for Painting. Roth exhibited in the United States, Israel, Mexico, Spain, Holland, Sweden, and Denmark. He died in 2002.
Roth's work was influenced by Cubism and Chagall. His colorful canvases contain biblical imagery and references to early Israeli pioneer culture.