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Img. ID: 1118

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev,

This is a portrait of the Vitesbk painter Yehuda Pen. Pen is depicted as an older man with a hat. He has a short thick beard, a snub nose, and closed eyes. Inscriptions- below the portrait written in French: "Mon Maitre le paintre Pen" translating to "My Instructor/Master the painter Pen" and "J. Pen" written below the beard.  

Name/Title
Pann (Pfeffermann), Portrait of Yehuda Pen, the painter | Unknown
Object Detail
Ink on Paper
Settings
Unknown
Date
1930-1940
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Unknown |
Congregation
Unknown
Location
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Site
Unknown
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Period Detail
Collection
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Blue ink on paper. Inscription in brown ink, details in brown and black ink. The paper itself is very thin in brown shades.
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
14.5 cm
Length
Width
11.3 cm
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Subject
P | Portrait
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Condition
Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
Significance Rating
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
Scribes
Script
Number of Lines
Ruling
Pricking
Quires
Catchwords
Hebrew Numeration
Blank Leaves
Direction/Location
Façade (main)
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
Location of Platform
Temp: Architecture Axis
Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
Coin
Coin Series
Coin Ruler
Coin Year
Denomination
Signature
In cursive Latin letters at lower left with an inscription.
Colophon
Scribal Notes
Watermark
Hallmark
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Original
Documenter
| S.S. 12.1992
Author of description
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Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
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Language Editor
Willi Mendelsohn | 1/10/16
Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.
012034