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

The Wandering Jew/The Wondering Christian
(119 words)

Editors & Curators

Felix Villanueva, Joseph Semah.

Imprint

Leiden, Netherlands, 1998. 272 pp., illustrations: 144 b&w, 24 × 17 cm. English, with Dutch translation.

ISBN

9090125744

Location

Leiden University, LAK Gallery (1998)

Description

Numerous texts and artworks related to antisemitism, provocatively placed throughout Leiden University by artist Joseph Semah. This visual display was accompanied by the artist’s invitation to each faculty to provide a scholar or scientist to contribute to his lecture series on the topic. Lectures of participants reproduced in full, along with images of each installation in situ. No itemized listing.

main keywords

ANTISEMITIC IMAGES/OBJECTS
SEMAH, JOSEPH

minor keywords

Christian Art
Haggadot, illuminated manuscripts
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Ashkenaz, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 12th–14th C
Jewish Art, contemporary/modern
Synagogues, wall paintings
Wandering Jew

Cite this page
“The Wandering Jew/The Wondering Christian”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 29 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1520>
First published online: 2019



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