The Jewish Museum, under the Auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Presents a Loan Exhibit of Antique Ceremonial Objects and Paintings from the Collection of Mr. M. Zagayski. New York, May–July 1951
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Zagayski.
New York City, USA, 1951. Booklet, 28 pp., illustrations: 6 b&w, 14.5 × 21.5 cm. English.
Jewish Museum New York (May–July 1951)
Fourth anniversary exhibition of the Jewish Museum, showcasing some ten percent of Zagayski’s current holdings. Preface describes the history of this illustrious collection. Descriptive entries. 181 items.
For the Museum’s second exhibition of the Zagayski Collection see #271 (1963).
HEBREW ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS
Eliezer Sussmann Meseritsch (scribe-artist)
Haggadot, illuminated manuscripts
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Bohemia-Moravia & Germany, 17th–19th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 17th–19th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Netherlands, 17th–19th C
Joseph ben David of Leipnik (scribe-artist)
Pesach towel covers
Pidyon ha-Ben plates
Reader’s desk covers
Rembrandt van Rijn
Scrolls of Esther, cases
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated
Torah Ark curtains
Torah Ark valances
Listing of 97 additional objects (apparently) from the Zagayski Collection, arranged by object type, 3 pp., 28 × 21.5 cm.
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“The Jewish Museum, under the Auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Presents a Loan Exhibit of Antique Ceremonial Objects and Paintings from the Collection of Mr. M. Zagayski. New York, May–July 1951”, in:
Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica
Consulted online on 29 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0125>
First published online: 2019