This is a woodcut portrait of the Alter Rebbe, the founder of Chabad Judaism and the author of tanya and the rav shulcan aruch.

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annette steens 30 Jun 2007

a very deep impressionistic style for a face through woodcut!

Artist Reply: He was a rabbi from the 1800's who started the Lubavitch movement in Judaism. The pictures that exist from him are sort of impressionistic themselves, so I guess that is what I had to work with.