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Born: 1887, Zerkow, Poland - Died: 1968
Steinhardt was one of the 20th century's most powerful artists. He was a German Expressionist whose graphic works - especially woodcuts and etchings - are masterpieces of the medium. In 1912 he was a founder of the Pathetiker Group. He also exhibited at and was a member of the Berlin Secession. In 1933 he immigrated to Palestine and eventually headed the Graphics Department of the Bezalel School of Arts and Crafts. In the 1950s he was honored internationally for his contributions to art and the graphic medium.
Noah Blesses the Beasts / Woodcut
Jonah and the Fish / Woodcut