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

Mantova e la qabbalah. Mantua and the Kabbalah
(158 words)

Author & Curator

Giulio Busi.

Editor

Emanuela Di Lallo.

Imprint

Mantua, Italy, 2001. 79 pp., illustrations: 30 col., 28 × 21 cm. Italian and English.

Location

Palazzo della Ragione (2–30 September 2001)

Description

Kabbalistic manuscripts from Mantua dating from the Renaissance to the 18th C. Catalog in two sections, each with several sub-topics: The Mantuan Kabbalistic Workshop, and The Visual Kabbalah (including discussions of the symbolism of the number 10, the Sefirotic Tree, and Mantuan mystical diagrams). Basic listing. 39 items.

main keywords

KABBALAH
MANTUA
PRINTED BOOKS

minor keywords

Ilan ha-gadol
Italy

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet for New York showing, 8 pp., 2 col., 2 b&w illus., 10.5 × 21 cm. Italian and English; Exhibition flyer for New York showing, 4 pp., 10 × 23 cm; List of events connected to the New York showing, single card, 7.6 × 22.2 cm; Description of exhibition for the New York showing, booklet, 2 pp., 21.5 × 14 cm.

Other venue

Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo Center for Jewish History, New York City, USA (4–29 March 2002)

Cite this page
“Mantova e la qabbalah. Mantua and the Kabbalah”, 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_CC1668>
First published online: 2019



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