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The Jews in the Age of Rembrandt

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Editors

Ruth E. Levine, Susan W. Morgenstein.

Imprint

Washington, D.C., USA, 1981. xi, 84 pp., illustrations: 64 b&w, 28 × 25.5 cm. English.

Location

Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, Weiner Judaic Museum (1 November 1981–10 January 1982)

Description

Dutch Jewry in the 17th C. Preface by Ruth E. Levine and Susan W. Morgenstein. General essay on Amsterdam Jewry in this period by Simon M. Schama, “Book Printing and Fine Art Printing in Seventeenth Century Amsterdam” (Jane M. Farmer), and “The Jews in the Age of Rembrandt” (Cynthia von Bogendorf-Rupprath), which includes sections on maps, architecture, ceremonies and customs, portraits, and Old Testament scenes. Descriptive entries, each with illustration. 56 items.

main keywords

AMSTERDAMBIBLICAL IMAGESHEBREW PRINTING, AMSTERDAMPORTRAITSPRINTED BOOKSPRINTS

minor keywords

Menasseh ben IsraelNetherlandsPaintingsPrints, biblical imagesPrints, cemeteriesPrints, Jewish customs & ceremoniesPrints, Jewish homes/residencesPrints, synagoguesRembrandt van RijnSalom Italia, Menasseh ben Israel portraitSynagogues, Amsterdam

Related ephemera

Itemized listing of 56 objects, leaflet, 8 pp., 1 b&w illus., 27.3 × 22.8 cm.

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