Gallery Talks, Lectures and Events
Pharaoh in Canaan
Shmuel Katz - 60 Years of Children's Book IllustrationNovember 25, 2009-April 21, 2010
Location: Ruth Youth Wing Library
Artist: Shmuel Katz
Shmuel Katz illustrated Yigal Mosinzon's mythic Hasamba series as early as 1949; he also illustrated Leah Goldberg's beloved Flat to Let. Another of Goldberg's books, What Shall I Make for Lunch?, has just been published, also featuring his illustrations - and he is still going strong...On display is a selection of Katz's works, familiar to generations of children, which were recently donated by the artist to the Israel Museum's Study Collection of Illustrated Children's Books.