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The Collector’s Room. Selections from the Michael and Judy Steinhardt Collection

in Catalog of Catalogs Online

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Editor & Curator

Cissy Grossman.

Collection

Michael and Judy Steinhardt.

Imprint

New York City, USA, 1993. 40 pp., illustrations: 3 col., 47 b&w, 28 × 21.6 cm. English.

ISBN

1884300006

Location

HUC-JIR Museum, New York (Opening: September 1993)

Description

Ceremonial objects and other items from this exceptional private collection. Introductory essay by Cissy Grossman, “Breaking the Code: Finding Meaning in Jewish Works of Art” discusses several pieces in detail, touching upon questions of iconography, style and patronage. Descriptive entries. 131 items.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTSTORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

AmuletsArchaeological findsBesamimCircumcision implements/objectsEtrog containersHanukkah lampsHoly Land souvenirsKetubbotKiddush cupsPaintingsPesach pillow coversPesach platesPesach plates, 3-tieredPesach towel coversPidyon ha-Ben platesRimmonimScrolls of Esther, engraved bordersSeals/Stamps, ancientShabbat lampsSmoking implementsTassTorah Arks, miniatureTzedakah boxes/containersWedding ringsYad

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Exhibition checklist presented in seven groups, with explanatory texts throughout, with basic and descriptive entries, 7 pp., 28 × 21.5 cm.

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