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Wedding Poem; Creation date: ca. 1670

Work Title
Wedding Poem
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Dutch
Site/Repository
Repository: The Gross Family Collection (Tel Aviv, Israel)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1670
Media/Technique
gouache, parchment, printing
Legacy Media/Technique
Parchment
Dimensions
40.01 x 59.06 cm (15.75 x 23.25 inches)
Subjects
Art, Jewish
Concrete poetry
Weddings
Hebrew alphabet
Riddles (document genres)
Brides
Grooms (Weddings)
Scripts (Writing)
Work Record ID
223623
Image Record ID
722334
Digital filename
12d001500
Classification Filing Number
758.1C
17
39WP
HART Image Order Number
270265
Date Added/Updated
2012-12-21 09:00:05

Goster Codex (Pentateuch); page; Creation date: ca. 900-1000

Work Title
Goster Codex (Pentateuch)
View Title
page
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Site/Repository
; Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 900-1000
Subjects
Bible. Old Testament. Pentateuch
Judaism
Hebrew alphabet
Work Record ID
223542
Image Record ID
722077
Digital filename
06d111146
Classification Filing Number
758.1C
10S
11G z1
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:12:40

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 2:23, "... and the two were hanged on the gallows...", the king's chamberlains are brought to the gallows, surrounded by an applauding crowd; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 2:23, "... and the two were hanged on the gallows...", the king's chamberlains are brought to the gallows, surrounded by an applauding crowd
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321988
Digital filename
12d000853
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 2b
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 2:17, "So he set a royal diadem on her head and made her queen instead of Vashti", the king touches the bowing Esther with his sceptre; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 2:17, "So he set a royal diadem on her head and made her queen instead of Vashti", the king touches the bowing Esther with his sceptre
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321987
Digital filename
12d000852
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 2a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 1:15, "What... shall be done to ... queen Vashti for failing to obey the command of king Ahasuerus", Vashti, her neck in a noose, led by two maidens; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 1:15, "What... shall be done to ... queen Vashti for failing to obey the command of king Ahasuerus", Vashti, her neck in a noose, led by two maidens
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321986
Digital filename
12d000851
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 1c
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 1:9, "...queen Vashti gave a banquet for the women"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 1:9, "...queen Vashti gave a banquet for the women"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321985
Digital filename
12d000850
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 1b
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:01

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 1:2-3, "King Ahasuerus... gave a banquet..."; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 1:2-3, "King Ahasuerus... gave a banquet..."
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321984
Digital filename
12d000849
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 1a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:01

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Case and scroll partly open, showing illustrations for Esther 5:5, 6:11, and 7:8; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Case and scroll partly open, showing illustrations for Esther 5:5, 6:11, and 7:8
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321983
Digital filename
12d000848
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:01

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 3:15, "The posts went out, being hastened by the king's commandment"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 3:15, "The posts went out, being hastened by the king's commandment"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321990
Digital filename
12d000855
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 3b
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 3:10, "Thereupon the king removed his signet from his hand and gave it to Haman"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 3:10, "Thereupon the king removed his signet from his hand and gave it to Haman"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321989
Digital filename
12d000854
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 3a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 5:5, "So the king and Haman came to the feast that Esther had prepared"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 5:5, "So the king and Haman came to the feast that Esther had prepared"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321991
Digital filename
12d000856
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 5a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:02

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 6:11, "So Haman took the garb and the horse and arrayed Mordecai and paraded him through the city square; and he proclaimed before him: this is what is done for the man whom the king desires to honor"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 6:11, "So Haman took the garb and the horse and arrayed Mordecai and paraded him through the city square; and he proclaimed before him: this is what is done for the man whom the king desires to honor"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321992
Digital filename
12d000857
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 6a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:03

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 9:29, "Mordecai recorded these events. And he sent dispatches to all Jews..." and at the end of the scroll, part of a vignette, Esther 9:29, "Then queen Esther... wrote a second letter of Purim"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 9:29, "Mordecai recorded these events. And he sent dispatches to all Jews..." and at the end of the scroll, part of a vignette, Esther 9:29, "Then queen Esther... wrote a second letter of Purim"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321997
Digital filename
12d000862
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 9b
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 9:14, "... and the decree was proclaimed in Shushan; Haman's ten sons were hanged"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 9:14, "... and the decree was proclaimed in Shushan; Haman's ten sons were hanged"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321996
Digital filename
12d000861
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 9a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:03

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 8:3, "Esther spoke to the king again, falling at his feet and weeping and beseeching him to avert the evil plotted by Haman..."; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 8:3, "Esther spoke to the king again, falling at his feet and weeping and beseeching him to avert the evil plotted by Haman..."
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321995
Digital filename
12d000860
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 8a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:03

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 7:10, "So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had put up for Mordecai"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 7:10, "So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had put up for Mordecai"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321994
Digital filename
12d000859
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 7b
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:03

Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case; Esther 7:8, "...Haman was lying prostrate on the couch on which Esther reclined. 'Does he mean,' cried the king, 'to ravish the queen in my own palace?'"; creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
View Title
Esther 7:8, "...Haman was lying prostrate on the couch on which Esther reclined. 'Does he mean,' cried the king, 'to ravish the queen in my own palace?'"
Creator/Culture
artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria); Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Cases (containers)
Filigree
Baroque
Work Record ID
562298
Image Record ID
1321993
Digital filename
12d000858
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
H300
43EC 7a
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:03

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: Ahasuerus's feast (Esther 1:3); Left: Vashti's execution; creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: Ahasuerus's feast (Esther 1:3); Left: Vashti's execution
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322065
Digital filename
12d000880
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 1-2
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll and Case; In the last column, a page of benedictions: the heading Barukh (Blessed) is printed, illuminated, and flanked by lions rampant. Below, five heroes of the Purim play, each holding an oval cartouche with the inscriptions (in sepia): "Cursed be Haman who sought to slay me;" "Blessed be Mordecai the Judean!"; "Cursed be Zeresh, my menacer's wife"; "Blessed be Esther, my protectress!"; "Harbonah, too, be well remembered" (from the Purim liturgy); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
In the last column, a page of benedictions: the heading Barukh (Blessed) is printed, illuminated, and flanked by lions rampant. Below, five heroes of the Purim play, each holding an oval cartouche with the inscriptions (in sepia): "Cursed be Haman who sought to slay me;" "Blessed be Mordecai the Judean!"; "Cursed be Zeresh, my menacer's wife"; "Blessed be Esther, my protectress!"; "Harbonah, too, be well remembered" (from the Purim liturgy)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322073
Digital filename
12d000888
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 17
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: Ahasuerus and Esther seated on their thrones. At the right, cavalry battle between the Jews and their enemies; Left: Days of feasting and joy: An ensemble plays from sheet music for a circle of dancers in clowns' garb. At the left, a sailboat: "Mordecai... sent dispatches to all the Jews throughout the provinces of king Ahasuerus..." (Esther 9:20); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: Ahasuerus and Esther seated on their thrones. At the right, cavalry battle between the Jews and their enemies; Left: Days of feasting and joy: An ensemble plays from sheet music for a circle of dancers in clowns' garb. At the left, a sailboat: "Mordecai... sent dispatches to all the Jews throughout the provinces of king Ahasuerus..." (Esther 9:20)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322072
Digital filename
12d000887
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 15-16
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: "He had them written in the name of king Ahasuerus and sealed with the king's signet. Letters were dispatched by mounted couriers..." (Esther 8:10); Left: Inscribed on a vegetal background, the names of Haman's ten sons, who are depicted lengthwise hanging in the center of the column. The hangman stands at the top of a tall ladder, which is supported by a second figure. At the foot of the gallows stands a Jew in contemporary dress. Below: "For Mordecai was now powerful in the royal palace..." (Esther 9:4), depicting a palace.; creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: "He had them written in the name of king Ahasuerus and sealed with the king's signet. Letters were dispatched by mounted couriers..." (Esther 8:10); Left: Inscribed on a vegetal background, the names of Haman's ten sons, who are depicted lengthwise hanging in the center of the column. The hangman stands at the top of a tall ladder, which is supported by a second figure. At the foot of the gallows stands a Jew in contemporary dress. Below: "For Mordecai was now powerful in the royal palace..." (Esther 9:4), depicting a palace.
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322071
Digital filename
12d000886
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 13-14
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: "'The adversary and enemy,' replied Esther, 'is the evil Haman'" (Esther 7:6); Left: "... Haman was lying prostrate on the couch on which Esther reclined. 'Does he mean,' cried the king, 'to ravish the queen in my own palace?'" (Esther 7:8, test in the previous column); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: "'The adversary and enemy,' replied Esther, 'is the evil Haman'" (Esther 7:6); Left: "... Haman was lying prostrate on the couch on which Esther reclined. 'Does he mean,' cried the king, 'to ravish the queen in my own palace?'" (Esther 7:8, test in the previous column)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322070
Digital filename
12d000885
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 11-12
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: "Pur - which means 'lot' - was cast" (Esther 3:7): a figure (Haman) shoots an arrow at the zodiac wheel; "The courtiers went out posthaste on the royal mission..." (Esther 3:15); Left: "Mordecai tore his clothes..." (Esther 4:1); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: "Pur - which means 'lot' - was cast" (Esther 3:7): a figure (Haman) shoots an arrow at the zodiac wheel; "The courtiers went out posthaste on the royal mission..." (Esther 3:15); Left: "Mordecai tore his clothes..." (Esther 4:1)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322069
Digital filename
12d000882
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 5-6
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: "Sleep deserted the king and he ordered the book of records, the annals, to be brought" (Esther 6:1); Left: Haman leads Mordecai on horseback (Esther 6:11); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: "Sleep deserted the king and he ordered the book of records, the annals, to be brought" (Esther 6:1); Left: Haman leads Mordecai on horseback (Esther 6:11)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322068
Digital filename
12d000884
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 9-10
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: Mordecai seated at the city gates (Esther 3:2); Left: Marriage of Esther and Ahasuerus; creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: Mordecai seated at the city gates (Esther 3:2); Left: Marriage of Esther and Ahasuerus
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322067
Digital filename
12d000881
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 3-4
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll and Case; Right: Haman weighs the money he received from the king (illustrating the text where Mordecai informs Esther that Haman has been paid by the king) (Esther 4:7); Left: "As soon as the king saw queen Esther standing... the king extended to Esther the golden sceptre... and Esther approached and touched..." (Esther 5:2); creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Right: Haman weighs the money he received from the king (illustrating the text where Mordecai informs Esther that Haman has been paid by the king) (Esther 4:7); Left: "As soon as the king saw queen Esther standing... the king extended to Esther the golden sceptre... and Esther approached and touched..." (Esther 5:2)
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322066
Digital filename
12d000883
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF 7-8
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:06

Esther Scroll and Case; Illustrations: 1. Esther 1:3; 2. Vashti's execution; 3. Esther 3:2; 4. Marriage of Esther and Ahasuerus; 5. Esther 3:7; 6. Esther 4:1; 7. Esther 4:7; 8. Esther 5:2; 9. Esther 6:1; 10. Esther 6:11; 11. Esther 7:6; 12. Esther 7:8; 13. Esther 8:10; 14. Esther 9:4; 15. Esther and Ahasuerus seated on their thrones; 16. Esther 9:20; 17. Five heroes of the Purim play; creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Illustrations: 1. Esther 1:3; 2. Vashti's execution; 3. Esther 3:2; 4. Marriage of Esther and Ahasuerus; 5. Esther 3:7; 6. Esther 4:1; 7. Esther 4:7; 8. Esther 5:2; 9. Esther 6:1; 10. Esther 6:11; 11. Esther 7:6; 12. Esther 7:8; 13. Esther 8:10; 14. Esther 9:4; 15. Esther and Ahasuerus seated on their thrones; 16. Esther 9:20; 17. Five heroes of the Purim play
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322007
Digital filename
12d000879
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll and Case; Scroll partially open to the beginning and case; creation date: 17th - 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll and Case
View Title
Scroll partially open to the beginning and case
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 17th - 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, silver, handwriting, illumination, repoussé, engraving (incising), casting, copper engraving (printing process)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Europe
Figurines
Cases (containers)
Customs
Copper engraving (printing process)
Prints
Work Record ID
562301
Image Record ID
1322006
Digital filename
12d000878
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
17
43EF
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... King Ahasuerus... gave a banquet..." (Esther 1:3); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... King Ahasuerus... gave a banquet..." (Esther 1:3)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322052
Digital filename
12d000865
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 1
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... the Jews struck at their enemies with the sword..." (Esther 9:5); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... the Jews struck at their enemies with the sword..." (Esther 9:5)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322061
Digital filename
12d000874
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 10
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "The Jews enjoyed light and gladness," Jews dancing and playing instruments (Esther 8:15-17); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"The Jews enjoyed light and gladness," Jews dancing and playing instruments (Esther 8:15-17)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322060
Digital filename
12d000873
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 9
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "So they hanged Haman" (Esther 7:10); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"So they hanged Haman" (Esther 7:10)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322059
Digital filename
12d000872
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 8
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... and proclaimed before him," Haman leads Mordecai on horseback through the city (Esther 6:11) and Haman's daughter pours slops on him; creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... and proclaimed before him," Haman leads Mordecai on horseback through the city (Esther 6:11) and Haman's daughter pours slops on him
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322058
Digital filename
12d000871
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 7
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... sleep deserted the king, and he ordered the book of records, the annals, to be brought..." (Esther 6:1-3); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... sleep deserted the king, and he ordered the book of records, the annals, to be brought..." (Esther 6:1-3)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322057
Digital filename
12d000870
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 6
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; Haman weighs the silver to be paid for the destruction of the Jews (Esther 4:7); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
Haman weighs the silver to be paid for the destruction of the Jews (Esther 4:7)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322056
Digital filename
12d000869
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 5
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... bowed low to Haman," the king's servants bow to Haman while Mordecai sits at the gates (Esther 3:2); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... bowed low to Haman," the king's servants bow to Haman while Mordecai sits at the gates (Esther 3:2)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322055
Digital filename
12d000868
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 4
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... and the two were hanged on the gallows." Mordecai sits at the city gates while Bigthana and Teresh are hanged (Esther 2:23); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... and the two were hanged on the gallows." Mordecai sits at the city gates while Bigthana and Teresh are hanged (Esther 2:23)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322054
Digital filename
12d000867
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 3
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "King Ahasuerus... thought of Vashti... and what had been decreed against her" (Esther 2:1); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"King Ahasuerus... thought of Vashti... and what had been decreed against her" (Esther 2:1)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322053
Digital filename
12d000866
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 2
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "Then queen Esther wrote the second letter of Purim..." (Esther 9:29); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"Then queen Esther wrote the second letter of Purim..." (Esther 9:29)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322063
Digital filename
12d000875
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 12
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; Below, Haman's sons are hanged (Esther 9:14); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
Below, Haman's sons are hanged (Esther 9:14)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322062
Digital filename
12d000877
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 11
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; "... Mordecai... ranked next to King Ahasuerus" (Esther 10:3); creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
"... Mordecai... ranked next to King Ahasuerus" (Esther 10:3)
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1322064
Digital filename
12d000876
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS 13
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:05

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; Illustrations: 1. Esther 1:3; 2. Esther 2:1; 3. Esther 2:23; 4. Esther 3:2; 5. Esther 4:7; 6. 6:1-3; 7. Esther 6:11; 8. Esther 7:10; 9. Esther 8:15-17; 10. Esther 9:14; 11. Esther 9:14; 12. Esther 9:29; 13. Esther 10:3; creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
Illustrations: 1. Esther 1:3; 2. Esther 2:1; 3. Esther 2:23; 4. Esther 3:2; 5. Esther 4:7; 6. 6:1-3; 7. Esther 6:11; 8. Esther 7:10; 9. Esther 8:15-17; 10. Esther 9:14; 11. Esther 9:14; 12. Esther 9:29; 13. Esther 10:3
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1321999
Digital filename
12d000864
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; The King's Scroll; Full scroll, partially open, Esther 4:7 to 6:3; creation date: 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
The King's Scroll
View Title
Full scroll, partially open, Esther 4:7 to 6:3
Site/Repository
Creation location: Italy; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, sepia, incised wood rod, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, incising
Dimensions
height: 21 cm, height: 8.27 inches, length: 182.2 cm, length: 71.73 inches
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Art, Jewish
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Illuminations
Kings (People)
Europe
Work Record ID
562299
Image Record ID
1321998
Digital filename
12d000863
Classification Filing Number
758.15C
18
43KS
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:04

Esther Scroll; Esther scroll with the wheel of the zodiac; creation date: Early 18th century

Work Title
Esther Scroll
View Title
Esther scroll with the wheel of the zodiac
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Site/Repository
Creation location: possibly Germany; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: Early 18th century
Media/Technique
parchment, pens, ink, gouach, painting (image-making), handwriting
Dimensions
height: 10 inches (25.5 cm), length: 117 inches (297 cm)
Subjects
Book illustrations
Scroll paintings
Scrolls (Information artifacts)
Male figures
Female figures
Horses
Zodiac symbols
Art, Jewish
Germany
Esther
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Work Record ID
562255
Image Record ID
1321932
Digital filename
12d000818
Classification Filing Number
358.15
18
43SE
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270228
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:58:34

Zeena u-reena; Esther pleading for her people before Ahasuerus; creation date: 1792

Work Title
Zeena u-reena
View Title
Esther pleading for her people before Ahasuerus
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Site/Repository
Creation location: Amsterdam (North Holland, Netherlands); Repository: Sholem Asch Collection, Yale University Library (New Haven, Connecticut, USA)
Period/Date
creation date: 1792
Media/Technique
paper, woodcut (process), printing
Subjects
Books
Bibles
Book illustrations
Woodcuts
Art, Jewish
Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Hebrew alphabet
Work Record ID
562283
Image Record ID
1321964
Digital filename
12d000838
Classification Filing Number
958.15B
18
10ZR
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270229
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:58:59

Belt Buckle for the Day of Atonement; creation date: 1802

Work Title
Belt Buckle for the Day of Atonement
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Polish
Site/Repository
Creation location: Poland; Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
creation date: 1802
Media/Technique
silver, repoussé, engraving (incising), gilding
Dimensions
6.9 x 13.8 cm (2.72 x 5.43 inches)
Subjects
Buckles (strap accessories)
Belts (Costume accessories)
Plaques (Flat objects)
Sacrifice of Isaac
Art, Jewish
Hebrew alphabet
Bible. Old Testament
Festivals
Work Record ID
562296
Image Record ID
1321981
Digital filename
12d000846
Classification Filing Number
558.15
19
78DA
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270230
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:01

Curtain for the Ark of the Torah; Parokhet; creation date: 1680-1681

Work Title
Curtain for the Ark of the Torah
Parokhet
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Italian
Site/Repository
Creation location: Venice (Veneto, Italy); Repository: Jewish Museum (New York, New York, USA)
Period/Date
creation date: 1680-1681
Media/Technique
silk, silver thread, metallic fringes, embroidering
Dimensions
216.1 x 140.1 cm (85.08 x 55.16 inches)
Subjects
Curtains
Embroidery (Visual works)
Arks
Torah scrolls
Synagogues
Art, Jewish
Ten commandments
Hebrew alphabet
Work Record ID
562318
Image Record ID
1322031
Digital filename
12d000898
Classification Filing Number
858.15
17I
3CAT
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270231
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:59:08

Woman's Cofanetto; 15th Century; creation date: Second Half of the 15th Century

Work Title
Woman's Cofanetto
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Italian
Site/Repository
Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
Period/Date
15th Century
creation date: Second Half of the 15th Century
Media/Technique
silver, gilding, casting, engraving (incising), niello, parcel gilding
Dimensions
6.5 x 12.7 x 6 cm (2.56 x 5 x 2.36 inches)
Subjects
Hebrew alphabet
Scripts (Writing)
Women
Art, Jewish
Storage facilities
Religious objects
Work Record ID
564480
Image Record ID
1326845
Digital filename
12d001508
HART Image Order Number
270265
Date Added/Updated
2012-12-21 09:00:03

East Side Soap Box; Study for Jersey Homesteads Mural; Creation date: 1936

Work Title
East Side Soap Box
Study for Jersey Homesteads Mural
Creator/Culture
artist: Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969)
Site/Repository
Repository: Jewish Museum (New York, New York, USA)
Period/Date
Creation date: 1936
Media/Technique
gouache, paper, painting (image-making)
Dimensions
46.99x31.12 cm (18.5x12.25 inches)
Subjects
Jews
Jews in art
Orators
Hebrew alphabet
Work Record ID
210583
Image Record ID
901611
Digital filename
07d125177
Classification Filing Number
382
S526
4ES
HART Image Order Number
220687
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:52:41

Sefer Minhagim; Book of Customs; The Moneychanger; creation date: 1593

Work Title
Sefer Minhagim
Book of Customs
View Title
The Moneychanger
Creator/Culture
Jewish
Venetian
Site/Repository
Creation location: Venice (Veneto, Italy)
Period/Date
creation date: 1593
Media/Technique
paper, ink, wood engraving (process), woodcut (process)
Subjects
Manuscripts
Books
Customs
Woodcuts
Hebrew alphabet
Venice (Italy)
Art, Jewish
Prints
Work Record ID
562282
Image Record ID
1321962
Digital filename
12d000836
Classification Filing Number
772C
16
28SMV
*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
270229
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:58:59