|Author & Curator||
Evelyn M. Cohen, Emile G.L. Schrijver.
Judith M. Guston.
Philadelphia, Pa., USA, 2007. 80 pp., illustrations: 81 col., 1 b&w, 25.5 × 20.5 cm. English.
Rosenbach Museum and Library (29 March–26 August 2007)
Important Hebrew books and illuminated manuscripts preserved in Philadelphia. Central text recounts the history of the Jewish book, from scroll to codex and from manuscript to printed book. Five illuminated Esther scrolls reproduced in their entirety. Detailed descriptive entries. 58 items.
HEBREW ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS
Aaron Wolf Herlingen of Gewitsch (scribe-artist)