"Lighting the Lamps, Eve of the Sabbath"
Simeon Solomon (English, 1840–1905)
Sheet: 9.5 x 12.3 cm (3 3/4 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and ink on paper
Not On View
Woman lighting candles on chandelier; table with wine and chalice; two children reading from book; rabei in chair, young boy at his knee
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund