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

Traces juives au pays d’ Arlon (XIXe–XXe siècles)
(171 words)

Translated titleJewish Traces in Arlon (19th–20th C)
Editors

Pierre Hannick, Jean-Marie Triffaux, Roland Yande.

Imprint

Arlon, Belgium, 2005. Booklet, 143 pp., illustrations: 59 col., 29 b&w, 24 × 16 cm. French, with summaries of essays in English, German and Dutch.

Location

Musée Gaspar (22 October 2005–16 April 2006)

Description

Historical overview of the Jews of Arlon, with essays on: Judaism, the Jewish holidays, the Jewish community of Arlon during the 19th C (Angélique Burnotte), the construction and financing of the local synagogue and cemetery (Pierre Hannick), Arlon’s Jews during World War II (Jean-Marie Triffaux), and the partial restoration of the city’s cemetery (Philippe Pierret). Exhibition checklist with brief descriptions. 141 items.

main keywords

ARLON
CEMETERIES
CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
PHOTOGRAPHS
PORTRAITS
SYNAGOGUES

minor keywords

Belgium
Besamim
Candlesticks/Candelabra
Cemeteries, Arlon
Cemeteries, Belgium
Cemeteries, restoration
Challah knives
Drawings/Sketches
Hanukkah lamps
Head coverings, men’s
Historical documents
Historical photographs
Holocaust
Kiddush cups
Mezuzah cases
Pesach plates
Pesach plates, 3-tiered
Pesach towel covers
Plates
Portraits, husband-wife pendants
Portraits, rabbis
Postcards
Prints, Jewish customs & ceremonies
Purim groggers
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated
Seals/Stamps, personal
Shabbat lamps
Shana Tova greeting cards
Synagogues, architectural plans
Synagogues, Arlon
Synagogues, Belgium
Tombstones, Belgium
Torah binders
Yad

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet listing both the current exhibition and #1818, 6 pp., 8 col. illus. 21 × 10 cm.

Cite this page
“Traces juives au pays d’ Arlon (XIXe–XXe siècles)”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1810>
First published online: 2019



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