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Memento Mori! Zur Kulturgeschichte des Todes in Franken

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Translated title Momento Mori! On the Cultural History of Death in Franconia
Editors

Birke Griesshammer, Sonja Weih-Krueger.

Curator

Birke Griesshammer.

Imprint

Erlangen, Germany, 1990. 154 pp., illustrations: 108 b&w, 21 × 21 cm. German.

ISBN

3923899149

Location

Stadtmuseum Erlangen (2 September 1990–6 January 1991)

Description

The relationship between death and the visual arts in Franconia. 11 chapters, most with essay and list of exhibits. Topics include: The Dance of Death, The Personification of Death, Cemeteries, Doctor and Death, etc. Jewish mourning rites discussed in Chapter 9 (“Jüdische Trauervorschriften”, pp. 144–146). In-depth descriptive entries. 122 items.

main keywords

DEATH/MOURNINGFRANCONIAMEMENTO MORI

minor keywords

Cemeteries, GermanyCemeteries, FranconiaHistorical documentsHistorical photographsPrinted booksTombstones, GermanyYahrzeit calendars

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