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

Das Recht des Bildes. Jüdische Perspektiven in der Modernen Kunst
(193 words)

Translated titleThe Right of the Image. Jewish Perspectives in Modern Art
Editors & Curators

Hans Guenter Golinski, Sepp Hiekisch-Picard.

Imprint

Bochum, Germany, 2003. 383 pp., illustrations: 124 col., 88 b&w, 28 × 24 cm. German.

Location

Museum Bochum (21 September 2003–4 January 2004)

Description

A monumental study of Jewish art (principally painting), from the 19th C onward. 19 essays on a wide variety topics, including Jewish thoughts on art after 1945 (Felicitas Heimann-Jelinek), the biblical prohibition against images (Michel Garel), 8 Hebrew illuminated manuscripts (Milly Heyd), Self-portraits (Annette Weber), Jewish artists and the “School of Paris” (Ziva Amishai-Maisels), the Jewish Jesus (Erik Riedel), etc. Biographies of artists. Unnumbered list of works according to artist. 206 items.

main keywords

BERLIN
HEBREW ILLUMINATED MANSUSRIPTS
HOLOCAUST
JESUS IN JEWISH ART
JEWISH ART, CONTEMPORARY/MODERN
JEWISH ARTISTS
PAINTERS, JEWISH
PAINTINGS
PARIS
PORTRAITS

minor keywords

France
Germany
Graphic arts
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Ashkenaz, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 15th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 12th–14th C
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Spain, 15th C
Micrography
Printed books

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet with description of the show’s main themes: the biblical prohibition against images, between emancipation and assimilation, the “Jewish Renaissance” in Berlin, self-representation, exile and Holocaust, modern iconoclasm, irony and subversion, etc. 16 pp., 9 col. illus., 18 × 12 cm.

Cite this page
“Das Recht des Bildes. Jüdische Perspektiven in der Modernen Kunst”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 25 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1749>
First published online: 2019



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