(1898 - 1984)
Eli Jacobi was active/lived in New York / Ukraine, Russian Federation. Eli Jacobi is known for prints, illustration-cartoons.
Biography Eli Jacobi
The following is submitted by the artist's nephew, Jake Jacobi:
He passed away in 1984, while living in New York.
An exhibition celebrating many of his works was held at the Mary Ryan Gallery in 1986. At intervals, as time permits, I would like to add items of interest regarding mu uncle, Eli Jacobi. I would like to start with an article about him from 1918. He was featured in an article in The World Magazine, January 13, 1918. The following is the text of that article:
"Boy Artist Captive of Jerusalem Turks," by Charles W. Wood.
Nowhere was the fall of Jerusalem celebrated with more genuine emotion than in New York City. And no one in New York could have felt more poignantly happy over the great world event than Elias J
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