Israeli, 20th century, male.
Born 1895; died 1980, in Safed.
Painter (gouache), watercolourist. Scenes with figures, religious subjects.
Shalom-of-Safed was a watchmaker of Polish-Russian exraction who began painting at the age of 60 in order to illustrate the Bible to his grandchildren. His naive creations included graphic elements inspired by tribal art....