Embroidered Silk Bag - Jerusalem Temple - Blue

Embroidered Silk Bag - Jerusalem Temple - Blue

SKU
IM-626096

Brand: The Israel Museum

Availability: In stock
$20.00 $11.99
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Description

Silk

Size: 16 X 21 cm / 6.3" X 8.3"

This gorgeous bag will be a sure attention grabber!  It can be used as a purse, book bag for a paperback, or tote.  It is also the perfect size for passports and boarding passes.  It features a wonderful colorful embroidered motif of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem.  At the top is the word Jerusalem.

This amazing piece was designed and created exclusively for the Israel Museum by renowned Jerusalem-based Judaica artist Yair Emanuel.

Artist Yair Emanuel, a graduate of the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, lives and works in Jerusalem.  Vivid and harmonious colors as well as a mixture of the old and the new characterize Emanuel's work, which is designed and crafted in his Jerusalem studio.  The principal techniques utilized encompass painting on silk, hand-embroidery, raw-silk applique and painting on wood.