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

The Paintings of Moritz Oppenheim. Jewish Life in 19th-Century Germany
(120 words)

Curator

Norman L. Kleeblatt.

Imprint

New York City, USA, 1981. Leaflet, 6 pp., illustrations: 7 b&w, 28 × 21.5 cm. English.

Location

Jewish Museum New York (15 October 1981–3 January 1982)

Description

Paintings, prints and drawings by Oppenheim, supplemented with Judaica objects and other decorative arts (many in the Biedermeier style) that the artist and other German Jews of this period would have known, and that are reflected in Oppenheim’s works. Introductory text by Norman L. Kleeblatt. 67 items.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
DRAWINGS/SKETCHES
GERMANY
OPPENHEIM, MORITZ DANIEL
PAINTINGS
PRINTS

minor keywords

Bohemian glass
Challah covers
Circumcision implements/objects
Circumcision pillows
Circumcision Torah Ark curtains
Elijah’s chair
Hanukkah lamps
Kiddush cups
Levite sets
Omer calendars
Paintings
Paintings, Jewish customs & ceremonies
Pesach plates
Portraits
Rimmonim
Shabbat lamps
Soldiers (Jewish) & related objects
Tass
Torah Ark curtains
Torah Ark valances
Torah binders
Torah mantles
Wedding sofas/stools
Yad

Cite this page
“The Paintings of Moritz Oppenheim. Jewish Life in 19th-Century Germany”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0678>
First published online: 2019



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