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

Juden. Geld. Eine Vorstellung
(135 words)

Translated titleJews. Money. A Presentation
Editors

Lilliane Weissberg, Raphael Gross, Fritz Backhaus.

Curator

Lilliane Weissberg.

Imprint

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2013. 428 pp., illustrations: 79 col., 22 b&w, 22 × 16.3 cm. German.

Location

Jüdisches Museum Frankfurt (25 April–6 October 2013)

Description

The connection between Jews and wealth, examined in history, historical figures, fictional characters, and theatrical presentations. Includes discussions of medieval moneylenders, court agents, bankers, and early theorists of capitalism, and explores how the image of the “rich Jew” has influenced our understanding of Judaism and economics today. Essay on Tzedaka in Jewish practice by Johannes Heil. No itemized listing.

main keywords

ANTISEMITIC IMAGES/OBJECTS
COURT JEWS
PORTRAITS
PRINTS
THEATER
TZEDAKAH BOXES/CONTAINERS

minor keywords

Book bindings
Christian illuminated manuscripts
Coats of Arms
Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Ashkenaz, 12th–14th C
Medals
Nathan the Wise (Lessing)
Oppenheimer, Joseph (“Jud Süß”)
Printed books
Prints, antisemitic
Prints, Jewish homes/residences
Rothschild Family
Shylock

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet, 6 pp., 21 × 10.5 cm.

Cite this page
“Juden. Geld. Eine Vorstellung”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 30 November 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC2110>
First published online: 2019



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