A Crown for a King. Studies in Jewish Art, History and Archaeology in Memory of Stephen S. Kayser


Dr. Stephen S. Kayser: A Personal Testimony -- Grace Cohen Grossman, Los Angeles --
Stephen S. Kayser in Los Angeles: A Personal Memoir --William M. Kramer, Los Angeles --
Silver Ritual Objects of the Jewish Communities of the Ottoman Empire -- Chaya Benjamin, Jerusalem --
The Synagogue of Conegliano Veneto -- David Cassuto, Jerusalem --
Joel ben Simeon Revisited: Reflections of the Scribe's Artistic Repertoire in a Cinquecentro Haggadah --
Evelyn M. Cohen, New York --
Between Phoenicia Maritima and the Land of Israel: The Population of a Frontier Zone in the Byzantine Period -- Claudine Dauphin, Paris --
An Eighteenth-Century Hanukkah Lamp Rediscovered -- Ruth Eis, Berkeley --
The Halakhic Motif in Jewish Iconography: The Matzah-Baking Cycles of the Yahuda and Second Niirnberg Haggadahs -- Steven Fine, Baltimore --
Myth and Scripture: The Dialoghi dAmore of Leone Ebreo -- Shoshanna Gershenzon, Los Angeles --
Joseph ben Kalonymus: The Enigma of a Thirteenth-Century Hebrew Scribe -- Joseph Gutmann, Detroit --
Chagall and J.M. Synge -- Avram Kampf Haifa --
Hugo Ballin, Artist and Director -- William M. Kramer, Los Angeles --
"I Am an American and a Good Jew, Too," Reuben M. Eschwege: A German Jewish Folk Artist in America -- Steven M. Lowenstein, Los Angeles --
"Defining Jewish Art" The Case of Two Eighteenth-Century Bookcovers -- Vivian B. Mann, New York --
The Illustrated Prayer Book of Reizele Binge of Fiirth, 1737/38 -- Shalom Sabar, Jerusalem.

xvi, 219 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Core Fields
Shalom Sabar
Steven Fine
William M. Kramer
Place of Publication: 
Berkeley-Jerusalem-New York
Publication Date: 
Judah L. Magnes Museum and Gefen Publishing House