(1887 - 1968)
Jakob Steinhardt was active/lived in Germany, Israel. Jakob Steinhardt is known for painting.
Jakob Steinhardt, the painter and woodcut artist, was born in Zerkow, Germany in 1887. In
1906 he studied at the School of Art in Berlin. In 1907 Steinhardt studied painting with Louis Corinth and engraving with Herman Struck. In 1908-10 he continued his advanced studies in Paris with Matisse and Steinlen and in
1911 in Italy.
He taught in
Bezalel, Jerusalem and was director from 1953-57. Steinhardt won international prizes for his wood-cuts from 1955-58 .