|Editor & Curator||
Vivian B. Mann.
New York City, USA, 1989. 354 pp., illustrations: 100 col., 71 b&w, 27.3 × 23.5 cm. English.
Jewish Museum New York (17 September 1989–1 February 1990)
The rich artistic legacy of Italian Jewry. Foreword by Tullia Zevi. Preface by Primo Levi. Eight essays, including “The Arts of Jewish Italy” (Vivian B. Mann), “Jewish Art and Culture in Ancient Rome” (Richard Brilliant), “Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts from Italy” (Evelyn Cohen), “Jewish Ceremonial Art in the Era of the City States and Ghettos” (Dora Liscia Bemporad), and “A Century of Jewish Artists in Italy” (Emily Braun). Catalog listing arranged according to historical period. Detailed descriptive entries. 339 items.
Exhibition review: Avrin, Leila, “Jews in Italics”, Hadassah Magazine, November 1989, pp. 52–56, 3 col. illus.
Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara, Italy (18 March–17 June 1990)
|Catalog from other venue|
Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica
Gardens and Ghettos. The Art of Jewish Life in Italy(242 words)
Cite this page“Gardens and Ghettos. The Art of Jewish Life in Italy”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 28 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1058>
First published online: 2019
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