Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

Manoscritti biblici ebraici decorati. Decorated Hebrew Bible Manuscripts
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Editors

Valeria Antonioli Martelli, Luisa Mortara Ottolenghi.

Imprint

Milan, Italy, 1966. 101 pp., 40 pls., illustrations: 6 col., 34 b&w, 16.5 × 23.5 cm. Italian, with essays also in English.

Location

Castello Sforzesco, Biblioteca Trivulziana (2–28 March 1966)

Description

50 Hebrew illuminated manuscripts from public and private Italian collections. Includes three essays: “La Bibbia e il popolo ebraico—The Bible and the Hebrew Nation” (Roberto Bonfil), “Il manoscritto ebraico—Hebrew Manuscripts” (Carlo Bernheimer), and “La decorazione dei codici ebraici biblici—The Decoration of Hebrew Bible Manuscripts” (Cecil Roth). Detailed descriptions by Valeria Antonioli Martelli and Luisa Mortara Ottolenghi. 50 items.

main keywords

BIBLES
HEBREW ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS

minor keywords

Book bindings
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Ashkenaz, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, France, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 15th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 12th–14th C
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated

Related ephemera

Exhibition flyer, with descriptions of the exhibition and catalog, 4 pp., 1 b&w illus., 22.7 × 14.8 cm. Italian and English.

Cite this page
“Manoscritti biblici ebraici decorati. Decorated Hebrew Bible Manuscripts”, 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_CC0332>
First published online: 2019



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