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(VII) Img. ID: 172463 Great (Glavnaia) Synagogue in Odessa, West facade, Odessa, 1847-1850 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document

2 Name/Title Great (Glavnaia) Synagogue in Odessa | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
3b Object Detail West facade
4a Artist/ Maker Morandi, Francesco (architect in Odessa, 1811–1894) (Unknown)
5 Date 1847-1850
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Russian Empire
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Ukraine | Odes'ka obl. | Odessa
8 Community Ashkenazi
9 Collection Unknown |
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Ukraine | Odes'ka obl. | Odessa
| 26 Evreiskaia St. (corner of 30-34 Rishel'evskaia)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Rundbogenstil|
13 Iconographical Subject Jachin and Boaz |
14 Category
17 Photographer Levin, Vladimir
18 Photograph Date 2006
19 Negative/ Photo. No. digital
19a Scan No. A159827
20 Description
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
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
26b Length
26c Width
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
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

CJA documentation;

Jewish Cemeteries, Synagogues, and mass grave sites in Ukraine. United States Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad (Washington D.C., 2005);

Evrei Odessy i yuga Ukrainy: Istoriia v dokumentakh, kniga 1 (kon. XVIII - nach. XX vv.) (Odessa, 2002), p. 109, ill after p. 128;

Mikhail Polishchuk, Evrei Odessy i Novorossii: sotsial'no-politicheskaia istoriia evreev Odessy i drugikh gorodov Novorossii, 1881-1904 (Jerusalem-Moscow, 2002), p. 130-133, 374 note 15;

Steven J. Zupperstein, The Jews of Odessa: A Cultural History, 1794-1881 (Stanford, 1985), p. 60, 90;

Evreiskaia Entsiklopediia, 16 vols. (St. Petersburg, 1908-1913), vol. 12, p. 50, ill. on p. 51;


Michael Beizer, Our Legacy: The CIS synagogues, Past and Present (Moscow-Jerusalem. 2002), ill. on p. 16;

Jewish Encyclopedia, 12 vols. (New York, 1901-1906), vol. 11 (NY1905), ill. on p. 632 (entrance); vol. 9, ill. on p. 382;

http://www.archives.gov.ua/Sections/Odesa/RGIA/index.php?19#photo; РГИА, ф. 218, оп. 4, д. 1777, л. 83

Vladimir Levin, “Reform or Consensus? Choral Synagogues in the Russian Empire,” Arts 9 (2020), 1–49. https://www.mdpi.com/2076-0752/9/2/72

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43b Full Name
43c Volume
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49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a