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Israeli Postcard With A Twist

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Posted 02/04/2021   10:29 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Gibby01 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
The caption on the postcard reads "The Sea Sculpture at Sunset statue by Yehiel Shemi". The twist is the postcard was sent by the artist Shemi himself to a friend in NY asking him to watch his special on ABC. Not a lot of philatelic value but pretty cool otherwise. One has to wonder what the sculpture he referenced sending was....

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Posted 02/14/2021   12:03 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Triangle to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
From the 1960s, Shemi created many public sculptures, among them the monument "Sea Sculpture" (1967) on the Achziv coast, made from the remains of the illegal immigrant ship Patria
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