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Author: GUTMANN, JOSEPH.
Title: Hebrew Manuscript Painting.
Description: London Chatto & Windus, 1979. Paperback quarto, very good condition, full-page colour plates, black & white figures, spine little creased (little scuffing & rubbing), edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. 40 pp. The reproductions reflect the views of Profiat Duran, the 15th-century Spanish Jew. The illustrations are of Jewish customs and holiday rituals in manuscripts from Germany, France, Spain and Italy. There are also Jewish iconographic representations of the afterlife, illustrations of Jewish legends, examples of the use of diminutive script forming decorations, as well as human or animal figures. ISBN: 0701123303.
Keywords: art, artists, history, communication, writing, folklore, legends, europe, spain, middle east, judaism, jews 0701123303
Price: AUD 18.00 = appr. US$ 12.45 Seller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
- Book number: 28203
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