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(VII) Img. ID: 1576 Opening page-2, Song of Songs 7, Jerusalem, 1930 edit  
Category: Modern Jewish Art

General Document

2 Name/Title Opening page-2 | Unknown
3a Object Song of Songs
3b Object Detail Song of Songs 7
4a Artist/ Maker Raban, Ze`ev (Painter, 1890-1970, teacher in Bezalel 1912- 1929) (Unknown)
5 Date 1930
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Modern
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Jerusalem
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Jerusalem | Sc_564
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Bezalel School of Art Style|
13 Iconographical Subject Solomon and Shulamite |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 11.2.1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 537-34
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The framed Hebrew opening page has a cream-colored background, decorated with vegetal motives. At the top of the inscription frame two couples of griffons are depicted with interwoven tails. On thr lower right side a bearded man, wearing red robe with a blue coat and a red headcover, is flanked by a lion while holding a harp in his left hand. On the left a black-haired woman, wearing a headcover and blue robe is standing, holding the horns of a young gazelle with her right hand and a dove in the other one. Another dove is flying above her. At the lower central, between them , is Raban's signature, in block Hebrew letters, within a medalion. The title is written in Hebrew block letters . The words Shir Hashirim in both places are written in red and all the others in golden brown. The text is devided by the publisher's mark (Ma. 1050.3). "שיר השירים צייר זאב רבן "בצלאל", ירושלים הוצאת "שיר השירים" ירושלים התר"ץ" "Bezalel", Jerusalem Published by "Shir Hashirim" Jerusalem 5690"(1930) "Song of Solomon illustrated by Zeev Raban

21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
Printed book
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors
25k Construction Material

26 Measurements
26a Height 33 cm (21.5)
26b Length 330mm. (215mm.)
26c Width 23.5 cm (15.2)
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
Printed in Latine block letters. Ll: Z. Raban; LR: Jerusalem
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Mayanot, Raban, 1993, pl.24 p.42-48
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
013 | 079
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Ma.1050.6
:MED : paper
:NNO : 537-34
:MWI : 235 mm. (152 mm.)
:MAT : Printed book
:BIB : See Ma. 1050.3
Mayanot, Raban, 1993, pl. 24; p. 42-48.
מעינות, רבן, 3991, עע. 9-21.

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter N.S.D. & D.P. 2.1993 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a