|Translated title||The Holy Land in the 19th Century. Watercolors, Drawings, Prints|
|Author & Curator||
Paris, France, 1979. Booklet, 18 pp., illustrations: 12 b&w, 25 × 18.5 cm. French.
Musée d’ art Juif (16 October–28 November 1979)
With introductory essay “Pèlerins et artistes en Palestine au XIXe siècle” [Pilgrims and Artists in 19th-century Palestine] (Judith Spitzer), and excerpts from Chateaubriand’s “L’ Itinéraire de Paris à Jérusalem” [Itinerary from Paris to Jerusalem] (1806) and Lamartine’s “Voyage en Orient” [Visit to the Holy Land] (1832). Most of the exhibits were lent by the Israel Museum. Brief descriptions. 56 items.