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The Resource Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity : the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain, by Katrin Kogman-Appel ; translated by Judith Davidson, (electronic book)

Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity : the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain, by Katrin Kogman-Appel ; translated by Judith Davidson, (electronic book)

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Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity : the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain
Title
Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity
Title remainder
the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain
Statement of responsibility
by Katrin Kogman-Appel ; translated by Judith Davidson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
This book discusses the decoration types of Sephardic illuminated Bibles. Unlike illuminated Passover manuscripts from the same period with their rich figurative and narrative picture cycles, Bibles are almost exclusively aniconic. Whereas the former borrow heavily from Christian art, the Bibles are entirely indebted to Islamic culture. The volume elaborates in particular on the cultural history of the decorative motifs and types of ornamentation in an era of cultural transition in Iberia and culture struggle within Spanish Jewry. The first two chapters describe the cultural, social and artist
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Omanut Yehudit ben Islam le-Natsrut
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kogman-Appel, Katrin
Dewey number
745.6/74924/0946
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND2935
LC item number
.K6413 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Jewish
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Label
Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity : the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain, by Katrin Kogman-Appel ; translated by Judith Davidson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Hebrew in 2001. With revisions and additions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-234) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10090469
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789004137899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Jewish book art between Islam and Christianity : the decoration of Hebrew bibles in medieval Spain, by Katrin Kogman-Appel ; translated by Judith Davidson, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
First published in Hebrew in 2001. With revisions and additions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-234) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10090469
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789004137899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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