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Jewish Art Treasures from Prague

Jewish Art Treasures from Prague

THe State Jewish Museum.

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Published by Lund Humphries in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsDodwell, C R.
The Physical Object
Pagination144p. :
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL19913027M

, Precious legacy: treasures from the Jewish Museum in Prague: teachers exhibition notes Powerhouse Museum Sydney Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Nazi plunder refers to art theft and other items stolen as a result of the organized looting of European countries during the time of the Third Reich by agents acting on behalf of the ruling Nazi Party of ring occurred from until the end of World War II, particularly by military units known as the Kunstschutz, although most plunder was acquired during the war.

The collection of the former Library of the Jewish Religious Community in Prague, which dates back to , later became the basis of the present-day Library of the Jewish Museum in Prague. The aim of the community library was to build on Prague's traditional role as a major centre of Jewish . ''The Precious Legacy'' exhibit, culled from more than , relics from the Jewish Museum in Prague, has just begun a two-year national tour with a Washington opening.

Many of the treasures stored away in Prague's Jewish Museum were brought here from across Central Europe on Hitler's orders. His idea was to form a museum dedicated to the soon-to-be extinct.   The Ephrussi family was once a prominent Jewish banking clan, with offices around Europe and a rich collection of art. But after the Nazis ransacked Vienna, Author: Sarah Begley.


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After migrating to Australia inJana Vytrhlik became manager of the Education and Visitor Services Department at the Powerhouse Museum and curated Precious Legacy: treasures from the Jewish Museum in : Jana Vytrhlik. Jewish Art Treasures from Prague by, Lund Humphries edition, in English There's no description for this book yet.

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They envisioned a permanent exhibition of Jewish relics that would outlive an extinct Jewish race; and to that end, they gathered together the gold and silver artifacts and ritual objects, as well as precious manuscripts and books from decimated temples.Jewish museums have opened by the dozen, and synagogues and Jewish quarters are being restored, often as tourist attractions.

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