(1898 - 1996)
San Lewensohn was active/lived in New York, Florida. San Lewensohn is known for landscape, florals, birds, decoration.
Biography San Lewensohn
The following is from Mark Borghi Fine Art Inc., New York
San Lewensohn was born in Jerusalem, Palestine on October 16, 1898 and died in Hollywood, Florida on September 4 1996 just two years and twelve days short of his 100th birthday. He came to the United States in 1920, with his teaching certificate from Jerusalem. He taught at the Eitz Chiam school in the Boro Park Section of Brooklyn, while studying art at Cooper Union in lower Manhattan.
Mr. Lewensohn had his first formal exhibit at the Academy of Allied Arts which was located at 349 West 86th Street, New York City. He had two paintings in that show which were listed in the catalog as "Shore Road" for $45.00 and "Sun Flowers" for $25.00. The exhibition ran from the 1
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