Seller: perrygallery (194) 100%, Location: Tel Aviv, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 112015359693 Original Vintage Brass Macabim Hanukkah Lamp Menorah Judaica Israel by N.Rapoport Beautiful brass Hanukkah lamp by the famous sculptor - Nathan Rapoport! This Menorah a highly detailed relief that depicts a battle scene between the Macabim and the Romans. Superb engraving skill. Nathan Rapoport (1911-1987), who is also known as Natan Rapoport, was a Jewish sculptor who was born in Warsaw, Poland. His middle name may be rendered in English as either Yaakov or Jacob. In 1936, he won a scholarship to study in France and Italy. He fled to the Soviet Union when the Nazis invaded Poland. The Soviets initially provided him with a studio, but later compelled him to work as a manual laborer. After the end of hostilities, he returned to Poland to study at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts. In 1950, Rapoport immigrated to the United States, where he lived in New York until his death in 1987.Condition: Very good. Markings: Stamped on the underside: "Israel" SKU: 6888 Artist: Year: 1950's Material/Media:Brass Dimensions: x inches (10x29.5cm) Condition: Very good.