Ben Uri collection

Portrait of Dr. Josef Rufeisen

Artist information

Name Joseph Ross (1911-1991)

Born Netherlands

Died Israel

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Joseph Ross was born in Belgium in 1911 and left Europe c. 1933-35, settling in Palestine in 1935. A self-taught artist, he became a well-known illustrator and his works were later published widely in newspapers and journals in Israel.

Object Details

Object type drawing

Medium pen and ink on tracing paper

Materials and techniques ink | pen (medium) paper (support)

Unframed 35 x 25 cm

Signed bottom left: Ross [? Hebrew]

Acquisition presented by the artist

Accession number 1987-345xxii

Display status not on display


drawing | portrait

Selected exhibition history

1950 Cartoons and Caricatures

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© Joseph Ross