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The Steiglitz Collection
Masterpieces of Jewish Art
[Only Ed.] Chaya Benjamin
The Israel Museum
This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Only edition. 462, : 41 pp., crisp unread copy as issued.
Important and impressive catalogue of the 1987 exhibition of Jewish art in the Israel Museum. Bilingual edition containing introduction in Hebrew and English; each article is accompanied by parallel detailed descriptions. Includes a foreword by Teddy Kollek, previously mayor of Jerusalem. 281 b/w and color photographs of the exhibits. The book contains ritual articles in silver, brass, and other metals, illuminated manuscripts, and household objects.
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Kind of Judaica