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SHOSHANNAH BROMBACHER
Brooklyn, New YorkNew York - United States

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, Tea On Shabbos Afternoon, Judaic, $1,024
, Thus Danced Our Forefathe, Judaic, $525
, The Angels Of Destruction, Biblical, $630

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Artist Statement

Art makes the world within the artist visible. Classical music, poetry, Jewish and Chassidic stories, traveling, the love for people and memories of eras gone but not forgotten, and of the cities where I lived and worked Amsterdam, Berlin, Jerusalem, New York all form the main ingredients of my art. Other places and cities left a lasting impression Prague, Sicily. My art is like the water of the canals of my native Amsterdam,Rembrandts city the deeper you look into it, the more you see. A reflection of a reflection of a reflection...look, what you see is not what you see. My art is not complete without texts and letters, it is writing come alive. It reflects my deep connection with the Dutch 17th century Masters, German expressionism, Russian art and with medieval miniatures. I was fortunate to have an academic career before I became a full-time artist and studied Ancient Middle Eastern languages and medieval Hebrew literature and codicology at Leyden University in Holland, and lectured at the Free University of Berlin before I came to New York. I came into close contact with old manuscripts, e.g. in the Jewish Museum of Amsterdam, and with more modern Hebrew and Yiddish books of the famous book collector Dr U. Von Kritter in Bad Homburg Germany. This provided me with a good background to delve into the many interesting Jewish themes you find in my artistic work. My art is also a tribute to music and to the ...

Original Artworks (205)

Shoshannah Brombacher; the wagon of the baal shem, 1995, Original Drawing Pastel, 12 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 The artist has made numerous drawings of the Chassidic Master called the Baal Shem Tov, or Besht, his wagon, and stories about him. Here he flies miraculously through the air with his Chassidim. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 1995
12 x 18 inches (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; kapoyrah, 1997, Original Drawing Crayon, 12 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Before Yom Kippur some people swing a rooster hen over the head of their family saying a prayer that this animal will be the atonement for sins. The chicken is them slaughtered by a butcher and the meat  or money  given to the poor. It is called ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Crayon Drawing, 1997
12 x 18 inches (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; what is man, 1996, Original Drawing Pastel, 12 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 A couple ponders the wordsWhat is a man that You remember himfrom the daily prayers. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 1996
12 x 18 inches (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; shiviti, 2001, Original Drawing Pastel, 12 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 A  shiviti  contains the words from Psalms, I have the Eternal always in front of me. This drawing shows a family around the letters of Shiviti. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 2001
12 x 18 inches (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; tea on shabbos afternoon, 2017, Original Painting Oil, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 An old Chassidic couple cherishes their quiet afternoon tea on Shabbos, with their old samovar, books and memories. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Oil Painting, 2017
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; thus danced our forefathers, 2016, Original Drawing Pastel, 14 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Thus Danced Our Fathers Shoshannah Brombacher 2016 Aqua pencil pastel on paperThe religious Zionist poet Isaac Lamdan  1899- 1954  made aliyah in 1920 and in 1926 penned his epic poem about the siege of Masada, one of the last Jewish strongholds against the Romans and the ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 2016
14 x 18 inches (35.6 x 45.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; the angels of destruction, 2005, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 The artist made many drawings about the Roman bridge of Maastricht  The Netherlands  which she visited often in her childhood. The coat of arms of maastricht shows and angels, which appears in many of her Maastricht drawings as well. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 2005
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; the terrors of war, 2017, Original Drawing Pastel, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 War is a consuming fire that destroys all parties, winners and losers alike. In the background are the artist s memories of Europe. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 2017
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; jacob and the angel, 2016, Original Drawing Pastel, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 Yaakov wrestled with the angel, his hip got dislocated, but he did not let go before he received a blessing and received his new name, Israel, as described in Genesis  Bereshit chapter 32. I have many drawings of biblical stories...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Pastel Drawing, 2016
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yona and the city of Nineve, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 12 feet. Artwork description: 241 I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah repent. There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet calligraphy, illustrations, but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 12 feet (5.49 x 3.66 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yona and the kikayon tree, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 12 feet. Artwork description: 241  I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah repent. There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet calligraphy, illustrations, but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 12 feet (5.49 x 3.66 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yona urges for tesuhvah, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 12 feet. Artwork description: 241 I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah repent. There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet calligraphy, illustrations, but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 12 feet (5.49 x 3.66 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yon in the Sea, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 12 feet. Artwork description: 241  I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah repent. There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet calligraphy, illustrations, but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 12 feet (5.49 x 3.66 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yona in the Fish, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 12 feet. Artwork description: 241   I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah ( repent) . There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet ( calligraphy, illustrations) , but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 12 feet (5.49 x 3.66 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Yona, 1995, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 11 feet. Artwork description: 241  I made a series about tyhe biblicl prohet Yoa, who went to Ninive to call the city and its inhabitants to do teshuvah ( repent) . There are 6 drawings. I also made a booklet ( calligraphy, illustrations) , but I have no goor quality photos of that. I will add ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 1995
18 x 11 feet (5.49 x 3.35 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Serach at the Seder, 2012, Original Drawing Other, 18 x 24 feet. Artwork description: 241  A Letter from Maggid Yitzhak Buxbaum. Dear Friend, I have discovered something about Serach bat Asher that will cause Jews around the world, especially women, to dance for joy.Her incredible relevance to Passover hasnt been fully appreciated. I want to pass on a great insight to ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 2012
18 x 24 feet (5.49 x 7.32 m)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; My newest exhibition:Nish..., 2012, Original Drawing Other,   inches. Artwork description: 241    Nisht Kayn Shuh( Not even One Hour)Paintings and PastelsCHULENT YIDDISH THEATER127 W 24th Street  New York ( near the F- train stop 23rd Street)917- 670- 1631 or 718- 339 2779Shoshbm@ gmail. comOPENING and lecture: January 22, 2012 at 2PMSundays 12 ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 2012
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Shoshannah Brombacher; painted sukkah, 2011, Original Drawing Other, 680 x 60 inches. Artwork description: 241  I was asked to paint the sukkah of our shul. A description you find at the website www. yavnehminyan. org and on facebook. For more information email: shoshbm@ gmail. com. That way you get an answer immediately. The weight I am obligated to give in this website ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 2011
680 x 60 inches (1727.2 x 152.4 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; TheWagon of  the Besht, 1996, Original Painting Oil, 40 x 42 inches. Artwork description: 241  I have many paintings about the Baal Shem Tov, stories, travels, scenes of his life. this is one of them. For ALL inquiries ( price, availability commissions, other Baal Shem Tov themes etc. send and mail to Shoshbm@ aol. com for a speedy and accurate answer ( do not ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Oil Painting, 1996
40 x 42 inches (101.6 x 106.7 cm)
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Shoshannah Brombacher; Hiob and his friends, 2001, Original Drawing Other, 9 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241  This is another drawing from my series about Hiob: he is sitting in a circle, his friends comfort him by sitting and being silent. . for now. The drawings are made in sepia ink. Please CONTACT me for all information about price, availability, commissions etc. at: SHOSHBM@ AOL. ...
Shoshannah Brombacher
Original Other Drawing, 2001
9 x 12 inches (22.9 x 30.5 cm)
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