In Shabbat Blessing and two related studies in the Ben Uri Collection, both entitled Man with Torah, all executed in Paris, Frenkel-Frenel reinterprets traditional Jewish subject matter with warmth and even humour, adopting a short-lived Cubist manner.


  • Title: Shabbat Blessing
  • Creator: Yitzhak Frenkel-Frenel
  • Date Created: 1920
  • Physical Dimensions: h 23.5, w 17.6 cm
  • Type: painting
  • Rights: © Yitzhak Frenkel-Frenel estate
  • Medium: watercolour pen ink and brush on paper
  • Art Form: painting
  • Support: paper

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