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

Synagogen in Berlin. Zur Geschichte einer zerstörten Architektur
(171 words)

Translated titleSynagogues in Berlin. On the History of a Destroyed Architecture
Editor

Rolf Bothe.

Curators

Rolf Bothe, Veronika Bendt.

Imprint

Berlin, Germany, 1983. 224 pp., 152 pp., illustrations: vol. 1: 93 col., 254 b&w; vol. 2: 84 col., 118 b&w, 30.5 × 22.5 cm. German.

ISBN

3922912044

Location

Berlin Museum (26 January–20 March 1983)

Description

A large documentary exhibition. Two-volume catalog by Rolfe Bothe and Hans Hirschberg, with historical essay by Harold Hammer-Schenk, and detailed entries on each synagogue. Volume 1 contains communal synagogues. Volume 2 focuses on synagogues of organizations. Individual sections on “Die Bedeutung der Orgel in Berliner Synagogen” [The Significance of the Organ in Berlin Synagogues] (Hans Hirschberg, vol. 1, pp. 183–196), “Die Sabbatfeier und ihre ‘Heiligen Geräte’ (Kle Hakoddesch)” [The Sabbath Celebration and its ‘Holy Equipment’ (Ceremonial Objects)] (Veronika Bendt, vol. 1, pp. 197–224), and “Die Synagogen unter dem Nationalsozialismus” [The Synagogue Under National Socialism] (Veronika Bendt, vol. 2, pp. 49–123). Well-illustrated. No itemized listing.

main keywords

BERLIN
CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS
SYNAGOGUE ORGANS
SYNAGOGUES
TORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

Besamim
Bohemian glass
Candlesticks/Candelabra
Drawings/Sketches
Germany
Keter Torah
Kiddush cups
Kristallnacht
Paintings, synagogues
Rimmonim
Shabbat lamps
Synagogues, architectural plans
Synagogues, architecture
Synagogues, Berlin
Synagogues, Germany
Tass
Torah mantles
Yad

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“Synagogen in Berlin. Zur Geschichte einer zerstörten Architektur”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 24 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0734>
First published online: 2019



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