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Ars Judaica : The Bar-Ilan Journal of Jewish Art: the Michael J. Floersheim Memorial for Jewish Art

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This 12th volume of the journal Ars Judaica presents the latest research on Jewish art and visual culture from a broad range of time periods and media. Scholars in Jewish art history offer essays, exhibition reviews, and book reviews. Pieces considered include the Fleuron Crown from Neumarkt in Silesia, the Mantua Torah Ark, portrayals of Esther by early 20th-century Jewish artists, and the stained glass art of Chagall. Other topics explored include Christian material culture in a Jewish context, and Jewish female patronage in Renaissance Italy. Books discussed include Jewish Sanctuary in the Atlantic World, The Sense of Sight in Rabbinic Culture, Mosaics of Faith, and Jews and the Renaissance of Synagogue Architecture. The book’s audience includes art historians, connoisseurs, museum curators, and students and scholars of Jewish art. The book includes color photographs of historical and contemporary art throughout. Distributed in the US by ISBS. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 166
Genre: Social Science, Art
Sub-Genre: History / General, Jewish Studies
Series Title: Ars Judaica
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Intl Specialized Book Services
Language: English
Street Date: March 31, 2016
TCIN: 51153162
UPC: 9781906764647
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-3748
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