Save

Das Recht des Bildes. Jüdische Perspektiven in der Modernen Kunst

in Catalog of Catalogs Online

(225 words)

Translated title The Right of the Image. Jewish Perspectives in Modern Art
Editors & Curators

Hans Guenter Golinski, Sepp Hiekisch-Picard.

Imprint

Bochum, Germany, 2003. 383 pp., illustrations: 124 col., 88 b&w, 28 × 24 cm. German.

Location

Museum Bochum (21 September 2003–4 January 2004)

Description

A monumental study of Jewish art (principally painting), from the 19th C onward. 19 essays on a wide variety topics, including Jewish thoughts on art after 1945 (Felicitas Heimann-Jelinek), the biblical prohibition against images (Michel Garel), 8 Hebrew illuminated manuscripts (Milly Heyd), Self-portraits (Annette Weber), Jewish artists and the “School of Paris” (Ziva Amishai-Maisels), the Jewish Jesus (Erik Riedel), etc. Biographies of artists. Unnumbered list of works according to artist. 206 items.

main keywords

BERLINHEBREW ILLUMINATED MANSUSRIPTSHOLOCAUSTJESUS IN JEWISH ARTJEWISH ART, CONTEMPORARY/MODERNJEWISH ARTISTSPAINTERS, JEWISHPAINTINGSPARISPORTRAITS

minor keywords

FranceGermanyGraphic artsHebrew illuminated manuscripts, Ashkenaz, 12th–14th CHebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 15th CHebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 12th–14th CHebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 15th CMicrographyPrinted books

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet with description of the show’s main themes: the biblical prohibition against images, between emancipation and assimilation, the “Jewish Renaissance” in Berlin, self-representation, exile and Holocaust, modern iconoclasm, irony and subversion, etc. 16 pp., 9 col. illus., 18 × 12 cm.

Catalog of Catalogs Online

Content Metrics

All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 0 0 0
Full Text Views 6 6 2
PDF Views & Downloads 0 0 0