The Pnei Menachem – Gerrer Rebbe – Metal portrait
This framed artwork of the Pnei Menachem is rendered in laser cut stainless steel on a background of acrylic.
The portrait of the Pnei Menachem comprises of several simple shapes which are precision laser cut from brushed, matt, stainless steel. The lines are sleek and neat. The result is a modern work of art which gives off a dignified spiritual aura.
Rav Pinchas Menachem Alter ( רב פינחס מנחם אלתר ) lived from 1926 until 1996. He was also known as the Pnei Menachem, after the works he authored. The Pnei Menachem was the seventh Rebbe of the Hasidic dynasty of Ger, a position he held from 1992 until his death in 1996.
Rav Pinchas Menachem Alter (1926-1996), known as the Pnei Menachem of Ger, was born in prewar Poland, escaped the crucible of the holocaust as a teenager and grew up in Eretz Yisroel.
The Pnei Menachem was the seventh Rebbe of the Hasidic dynasty of Ger, a position he held from 1992 until his death in 1996.
Rav Pinchas Menachem succeeded his half-brother, Rabbi Simcha Bunim Alter, to become Rebbe in 1992.
Rav Pinchas Menachem died in 1996 after less than four years at the helm of the Ger dynasty. He had previously been the Rosh Yeshiva of the Sfas Emes Yeshiva in Yerushalayim and was known for his depth of knowledge in Torah.
Brushed Stainless Steel & Acrylic
18.2 x 18.2 x 1 inch (46.5 x 46.5 x 2.5 cm)
46 x 46cm (18" x 18"), 63 x 63cm (25" x 25")