The Resource The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art, Kurt Weitzmann and Herbert L. Kessler

The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art, Kurt Weitzmann and Herbert L. Kessler

Label
The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art
Title
The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art
Statement of responsibility
Kurt Weitzmann and Herbert L. Kessler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1904-1993
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Weitzmann, Kurt
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND2819.S93
LC item number
D878 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
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Kessler, Herbert L.
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  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Synagogue art
  • Jewish art and symbolism
  • Jewish art and symbolism
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Peinture murale
  • Synagogue
  • Doura-Europos
  • Iconografie
  • Muurschilderkunst
  • Romeinse oudheid
  • Synagogen
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Jewish art and symbolism
  • Jewish art and symbolism
  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Synagogue art
  • Muurschilderkunst
  • Synagogen
  • Iconografie
  • Romeinse oudheid
  • Freskomalerei
  • Frühchristentum
  • Illustration
  • Judentum
  • Kunst
  • Wandmalerei
  • Art juif
  • Art paléochrétien
  • Art et symbolisme chrétiens
  • Art synagogal
  • Peinture et décoration murales
  • Art et symbolisme juifs
  • Freskomalerei
  • Illustration
  • Syria
  • Synagoge Dura-Europos
  • Doura Europos (ville ancienne)
  • Dura-Europos
Label
The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art, Kurt Weitzmann and Herbert L. Kessler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- The individual panels and their Christian parallels -- The Pentateuch. Jacob's dream at Bethel ; Jacob blessing Ephraim and Manasseh ; Jacob blessing all his sons ; The infancy of Moses ; Moses and the burning bush ; The crossing of the Red Sea ; Moses receiving the tablets of the law ; Consecration of the tabernacle ; The well of Be'er -- The historical books. Samuel at Shiloh ; The battle of Eben-ezer and the capture of the ark ; The ark and the temple of Dagon ; The anointing of David ; [Christian baptistery] David decapitating Goliath ; David and Saul in the wilderness of Ziph ; David, king over all Israel ; Transport of the ark to Jerusalem and into the tabernacle ; The walls and the temple of Jerusalem ; The anointing of Solomon ; Solomon and the queen of Sheba ; Ahab and Elijah ; Elijah at Cherith and Zarephath ; Elijah reviving the widow's son ; The sacrifices of the prophets of Baal and of Elijah on Mount Carmel ; The triumph of Mordecai ; Ahasuerus and Esther ; Mattathias and the idolaters -- The prophets. Isaiah ; Jeremiah ; Ezekiel in the valley of dry bones ; Belshazzar's feast(?) -- Conclusions -- Program and structure. Images of absence ; The coming of the son of David ; Prophecies of restoration and return ; The chosen people of God ; A response to Christianity?
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 202 pages, [73] pages of plates
Isbn
9780884021827
Lccn
89034489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19849918
Label
The frescoes of the Dura synagogue and Christian art, Kurt Weitzmann and Herbert L. Kessler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- The individual panels and their Christian parallels -- The Pentateuch. Jacob's dream at Bethel ; Jacob blessing Ephraim and Manasseh ; Jacob blessing all his sons ; The infancy of Moses ; Moses and the burning bush ; The crossing of the Red Sea ; Moses receiving the tablets of the law ; Consecration of the tabernacle ; The well of Be'er -- The historical books. Samuel at Shiloh ; The battle of Eben-ezer and the capture of the ark ; The ark and the temple of Dagon ; The anointing of David ; [Christian baptistery] David decapitating Goliath ; David and Saul in the wilderness of Ziph ; David, king over all Israel ; Transport of the ark to Jerusalem and into the tabernacle ; The walls and the temple of Jerusalem ; The anointing of Solomon ; Solomon and the queen of Sheba ; Ahab and Elijah ; Elijah at Cherith and Zarephath ; Elijah reviving the widow's son ; The sacrifices of the prophets of Baal and of Elijah on Mount Carmel ; The triumph of Mordecai ; Ahasuerus and Esther ; Mattathias and the idolaters -- The prophets. Isaiah ; Jeremiah ; Ezekiel in the valley of dry bones ; Belshazzar's feast(?) -- Conclusions -- Program and structure. Images of absence ; The coming of the son of David ; Prophecies of restoration and return ; The chosen people of God ; A response to Christianity?
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 202 pages, [73] pages of plates
Isbn
9780884021827
Lccn
89034489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19849918

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