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

‮מדור לדור‬‎ Midor Ledor. Di Generazione in Generazione. Vita e Cultura Ebraica nel Veneto
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Translated titleFrom Generation to Generation. Jewish Life and Culture in Venice
Curators

Amos Luzzatto, Achille Viterbo.

Imprint

Teolo, Italy, 1988. 238 pp. (pp. 93–223 pls.), illustrations: 144 col., 28 × 21 cm. Italian.

ISBN

8885931138

Location

Abbazia di Praglia (1988)

Description

A monumental catalog on Venetian Jewish life. Eight in-depth essays cover: the history of Jewish settlement in the Veneto, Jewish culture and tradition, the Jewish life cycle, the Jewish holiday cycle, Hebrew books, Eretz Israel, messianic belief, and the highlight of the exhibition: a unique set of wooden sukkah panels from 18th-century Italy. Each of the ten panels shows an elaborately-painted biblical scene. Illustrated with more than 100 full-page color plates. Descriptive entries. 142 items.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
BIBLICAL IMAGES
PAINTINGS
PRINTED BOOKS
SUKKAH, MURALED WALL PANELS
SYNAGOGUE TEXTILES
TORAH ORNAMENTS
VENICE

minor keywords

Amulets
Besamim
Book bindings
Chuppah
Circumcision garments
Circumcision implements/objects
Elijah’s chair
Hanukkah lamps
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 17th–19th C
Historical documents
Italy
Keter Torah
Ketubbot
Kiddush cups
Levite sets
Medical diplomas, illuminated
Mezuzah cases
Omer calendars
Paintings, biblical images
Pesach plates
Pesach towel covers
Purim plates
Reader’s desk
Rimmonim
Rimmonim cases
Scrolls of Esther, cases
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated
Shabbat lamps
Shabbat plates
Shiviti plaques, paper
Shtenders
Tass
Torah Ark curtains
Torah Arks
Torah mantles
Torah wrappers, Italian
Tzedakah boxes/containers
Yad

Cite this page
“‮מדור לדור‬‎ Midor Ledor. Di Generazione in Generazione. Vita e Cultura Ebraica nel Veneto”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 03 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1017>
First published online: 2019



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