The portrait was restored in 2008/9, by Ghiora Elon, head of the Israel Museum
painting conservation laboratory.
The frame was restored by Alice Dias Goldschmidt and Michal Blankett of Studio Oro and by Robert Cohen of Antique.
|Before restoration||After restoration|
Photographed by: Ghiora Elon (portrait restorator),
© 2009, All rights reserved.
The Albert Einstein Portrait @ The Hebrew University Curatorship website
Hangs on the wall above the entrance to the main reading hall of the Mathematics and Computer Science Library.
Photographed by: Douglas Guthrie, Jerusalem
© 2008, All rights reserved.
Until 1948, the picture was on display in the Philip Wattenburg Building (see picture).