Haggadah Passover Jewish Museum Rome Art Illustrated Calligraphy Leather Bound For Sale
Never used. Purchased in at the Jewish Museum in Rome, Italy. Beautifully illustrated rare example of contemporary popular liturgical art from Rome, curated by Rabbi Amedeo Spagnolet
Benaya Roman Italian Haggadah Italian Jewish Passover Manuscript Bible Rome Illustrated Medieval.
This Haggadah was the idea of Rabbi David Sunak Sciunnach, written by the scribe Amedeo Yedidia Spagnoletto and illus
miniaturist Reuven Benaya.It took more than 3 years to work on this project in Italy. The original manuscript belongs to t
were painted by hand on Roman parchment. The style of the illustrations is inspired by medieval Italian manuscripts.The s
the Hagada using the traditional text, combining the old minhag of Roman Jews. The comments in Judeo-Romano which fo
are in Rashi script. This commentary is the old language used by Roman Jews called giudaico rumanesco. This hagadah w
style blends together medieval drawings, old language and the Roman Jewish tradition. The paper is thick and has the loo
leather binding, 74 illuminated pages.
It measures 6¾x 8¾and weighs 16oz.
Published in 1997, possibly, since this was the year it was finished.
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Haggadah Passover Jewish Museum Rome Art Illustrated Calligraphy Leather Bound: $54