Leona Fein's square plate is a glass work of art featuring a reproduction of a religious manuscript, individually crafted by using an 18th century art form known at Potichomania, whereby pictures and brightly colored pieces of paper are adhered to the underside of clear glass This plate has a raised edge and wide rim, the image in the center is from Sefer Ha-Ikkarim of Joseph Albo, book I, Frontispiece, Florence, Italy 1460 The gold Hebrew letters hold the opening word yedi'at ("knowledge of the fundamental principles upon which laws are based is both easy and difficult") of the first treatise of the Book Of Principles, a philosophic treatise on articles of faith by the 15th century Spanish Jewish philosopher and preacher, Joseph Albo Measures approximately 9-3/4"x 9-3/4" The piece is signed and includes a. Small card stating that this piece was crafted by Leona Fein.Description of what the image is. This vintage, pre-owned collectible is in excellent, well preserved. Condition with no cracks, chips, or structural damage. Now retired, Leona Fein has spent a lifetime collecting Jewish manuscripts and incorporating reproductions of portions of them into each of her beautiful Judaica pieces, Feins work has been displayed in The Jewish Museum of New York and in galleries in the United States and abroad.
WE HAVE DESCRIBED EVERYTHING TO THE BEST OF OUR ABILITY, THE PHOTOS SHOWN ARE OF THE ACTUAL ITEM. Pictures may not reflect true colors due to various lighting conditions. The item "Leona Fein Square Decorative Plate Stained Glass Work Of Art 9.75 Signed" is in sale since Saturday, August 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Judaism\Other Judaism Collectibles".
The seller is "stop2shop18" and is located in East Brunswick, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Australia, Greece, Japan, South Korea, France, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Germany, Israel, Mexico, Singapore, Switzerland, Panama.