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Ephraim Moses Lilian A Yemenite Torah Scribe, 1915-1920

Ephraim Moses Lilien

Born: Poland, 1874 Died: Germany, 1925

A Yemenite Torah Scribe

1915-1920
Etching
The Negev Museum of Art
Drawing & Prints

Ephraim Moses created this etching after a photograph he took himself, when visiting Jerusalem around 1906 to 1914. This is one of several prints he produced that are dedicated to old Oriental Jews who are occupied in Torah learning.