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

Das Jüdische Museum in Prag. Von schönen Gegenständen und ihren Besitzern
(185 words)

Translated titleThe Jewish Museum in Prague. On Beautiful Objects and their Owners
Editors & Curators

Edna Brocke, Michael Zimmermann.

Collection

Jewish Museum in Prague

Imprint

Essen, Germany, 1991. 240 pp., illustrations: 32 col., 166 b&w, 27.5 × 21 cm. German.

Location

Alte Synagoge Essen (22 September 1991–2 January 1992)

Description

Largely photographic exhibition about the history of the Museum. Catalog with 9 essays on: the exhibition (Edna Brocke and Michael Zimmermann), the Museum and its collections (Arno Pařík, Hana Volavková, Ludmila Kybalová), the history and communal life of the Jews of Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia (Hillel Joseph Kieval, Livia Rothkirchen, Vivian B. Mann), Franz Kafka (Christoph Stölz), and biographical notes on Hana Volavková (Arno Pařík). No itemized listing.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
CZECH REPUBLIC
HEVRA KADISHA
JEWISH MUSEUM IN PRAGUE, HISTORY OF
PHOTOGRAPHS
SLOVAKIA
SYNAGOGUE TEXTILES
TORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

Cemeteries, Czech Republic
Cemeteries, Prague
Czech Republic
Eruv containers
Hand-washing vessels
Hanukkah lamps, synagogue
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Bohemia-Moravia & Germany, 17th–19th C
Hevra Kadisha beakers
Hevra Kadisha illuminated manuscripts
Hevra Kadisha painted panels
Hevra Kadisha pitchers/tankards
Hevra Kadisha utensils
Historical photographs
Holocaust
Judaica exhibitions, pre-World War II (photographs of)
Keter Torah
Keys
Ner Tamid
Rimmonim
Shiviti plaques, metal
Synagogue furniture
Synagogues, Czech Republic
Synagogues, models/reconstructions
Tankards/Jugs
Tass
Torah Ark curtains
Torah Ark valances
Torah binders
Torah mantles
Tzedakah boxes/containers
Yad

Cite this page
“Das Jüdische Museum in Prag. Von schönen Gegenständen und ihren Besitzern”, 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_CC1133>
First published online: 2019



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