Oriental Lace Hamsa (White). Artist: David Fisher. Laser Paper-cut
Cutting Size: 8.85" X 8.85" / 22.5 cm X 22.5 cm
Ready for framing, this stunning work of art will draw gasps of wonder from all who behold it! It is an original design by Jerusalem artist David Fisher in which the laser cut paper results in an incredibly ornate Oriental lace pattern filling and surrounding the traditional Hamsa shape. Inside the Hamsa's eye is the Hebrew word Chai, signifying life.
Please note: this piece is sold ready for framing, and does not include a frame.
David Fisher, born in Jerusalem, is an Israeli graphic designer who has revived the traditional Jewish art form of paper cutting, that goes back to at least the Middle Ages, through utilizing a modern laser cut technology. Together with his expertise in Hebrew typography, the technique of arranging and designing text, these acclaimed works of art are a beautiful portrayal of Jewish blessings, prayers, symbols and decorative motifs.