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Visual Judaica: Jewish Icons and Judaica Collections in the Early 20th Century

March 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Visual Judaica: Jewish Icons and Judaica Collections in the Early 20th Century

March 19th 2019 5:30-7:30PM

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

In the last of the series, “Around Arthur Szyk,” Magnes Assistant Curator Shir Gal Kochavi will examine items from early twentieth century European collections that inspired Szyk’s celebrated creations. She will demonstrate how key Jewish visual elements such as the Lion of Judah and Noah’s dove, and Biblical phrases such as “the land of milk and honey” became recurrent themes in Szyk’s work.

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Date:
March 19
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Website:
https://magnes.berkeley.edu/programs/around-arthur-szyk-berkeley-scholars-art-and-history-0

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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
2121 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704 United States
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