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

Het getto van Venetie. Ponentini, Levantini e Tedeschi 1516–1797. The Ghetto in Venice. Ponentini, Levantini and Tedeschi 1516–1797
(208 words)

Editor

Julie-Marthe Cohen.

Curators

Judith C.E. Belinfante, Julie-Marthe Cohen.

Imprint

Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1990. 132 pp., illustrations: 64 b&w, 25.5 × 22 cm. Dutch and English.

ISBN

9012068703

Location

Joods Historisch Museum (15 December 1990–7 April 1991)

Description

The role of Venice during the 16th–18th C, and its influence on the Portuguese Jews of Amsterdam. Foreword by Judith C.E. Belinfante. Six essays on the Venetian ghetto’s establishment, economy, inhabitants, relationship with the outside, and influence of Venetian Jews on their Dutch brethren. Two sections relate to the ghetto’s artistic productions: “Venetian Ceremonial Art” (Dora Liscia Bemporad) and “The Golden Age of Ketubah Decoration in Venice and Amsterdam” (Shalom Sabar). No itemized listing.

main keywords

AMSTERDAM
CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
GHETTOS
KETUBBOT
PORTUGUESE JEWS
SYNAGOGUES
TORAH ORNAMENTS
VENICE

minor keywords

Amulets
Book bindings
Costume
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 17th–19th C
Italy
Keter Torah
Levite sets
Netherlands
Rimmonim
Synagogues, Italy
Synagogues, Venice
Torah Ark curtains
Wedding rings

Related ephemera

Invitation to exhibition preview, leaflet, 4 pp., cover illus., 14.8 × 21 cm. Dutch and English; List and description of exhibitions (including the present one) that participated in the Amsterdam-Venice Project, celebrating the artistic and cultural heritage of the two cities (14 December 1990–September 1991), leaflet, 16 pp., cover illus., 10 × 21 cm. English; Description of the exhibition in the Joods Historisch Museum Bulletin (?), 4 pp., 5 b&w illus., 29.6 × 21 cm. Dutch.

Cite this page
“Het getto van Venetie. Ponentini, Levantini e Tedeschi 1516–1797. The Ghetto in Venice. Ponentini, Levantini and Tedeschi 1516–1797”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 22 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1085>
First published online: 2019



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