Zichron Yaakov; Oil on Canvas, 136×110 cm
Elias Kohn was born in 1906 in Poland. He acquired his artistic education at the Art Academy of Berlin. Due to the recommendation of his teachers, he received a studying stipend in Paris, where he spent several years between 1027-1957. In 1957 he immigrated to Israel. His works were highly influenced by the Impressionist style of painting. His paintings were exhibited in numerous solo-shows worldwide: in Paris, London, Zurich, Chicago; and in Israel: at the Haifa Museum, The Jerusalem Artists House and more. His works can be found in various important private collections.