Boris Schatz (1867-1932 ) was the founder of The Bezalel School of Arts .
Offered here is a large collection of genuine Bezalel items and Israeliana.
Item #ju078 A Bezalel brass and copper plate, centered with a releif plaque depicting the
"Spies of Canaan", and surrounded by sheaves of wheat. Clearly stamped in
Hebrew" Bezalel Jerusalem".Circa 1920.
Item #ju115 A framed Bezalel brass plaque Jerusalem early 20th century.Depicting Shimshon and a lion, with relevant Hebrew inscriptions.Signed in Hebrew "Bezalel Jerusalem ". Height 21.5cm, Width 19.5cm
Item #ju048 Rare Bezalel coloured stone print of fruits and flowers, made in Palestine in 1915 for the game of Lotto.This print is signed by many well known artists.
Item #ju022 Signed, dated and framed 1950 pastel depicting streets of Jerusalem, painted by the well known Israeli artist Isidor Aschheim (1891-1968).Aschheim taught at the Bezalel School Of Arts Jerusalem.
Item #ju026 Rare large early 20th century Jerusalem olive wood sloped front writing desk box.Painted inlaid borders and centered with "Jerusalem", the well fitted interior reveals various compartments.
Item #ju007 An amazing large antique carved olive wood puzzle box. The carved lid depicting the Dome Of The Rock and signed "Jerusalem". Seeming like a volume of books the top and bottom panels slide.
Item #ju018 Palestine 3 piece olive wood ink set. Made in Jerusalem circa 1920-30's , consists of blotter ,inkwell and nib, depicting the Tomb of Rachel and flanked by two camels. Length 8.5" Width 7"
Item #be004 An early 20th century copper Bezalel framed rectangular relief plaque depicting Rachel's Tomb(kever Rachel).Signed in Hebrew "Bezalel Jerusalem".28.5cm X 14cm.
Item #ju057 Rare signed and dated 1925 watercolor, by Bezalel artist Aharon Shaul Shur (1864-1945),who was one of the earliest teachers at the Bezalel School
Item #be006 Rare and unique framed signed gouache on paper with polyester coating by the renowned Bezalel artist Zeev Raban (Rabitsky)(1890-1970).This is one of Raban's later works,