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© Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Photographer: Breyer, Alois, 1910-1913

Composition from the north.

The bear holding the blooming tree are depicted in an ornamental arch. Two unicorns supported the arch. Image of predator (foxes) kidnapping small animals from the herd is painted from the right sides of the arch. Image of the predatory bird kidnapping small bird from the flock is painted from the right sides of the arch.

At the two lower levels of the vault are depicted certain motifs framed by cartouches and circular medallions.

Cartouche from the left: elephant with a tower on the back surrounded by four storks.

Cartouche from the right: bird of prey torments small animal surrounded by bears climbing a tree

Camel and turkey are depicted in lower medallions.

Name/Title
Wooden Synagogue in Khodoriv (Chodorów) | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Dome, northern facet
Date
Mid-17th century, paintings 1714-1747
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Reconstruction dates
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Unknown
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0
Ornamentation
Custom
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Bibliography
Piechotka, M., & K. Piechotka, Bramy Nieba: Bóznice drewniane na ziemiach dzwnei Rzeczypospolitej, rev. ed., (Warszawa: Krupski i S-ka, 1996) Alois Breyer, El Lissitzky, Frank Stella: Wooden Synagogues, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Catalogue, ed. Batsheva Goldman-Ida, (Tel Aviv Museum of Art, 2014) דוידוביץ, דוד, ציורי קיר בבתי כנסת בפולין, )ירושלים: מוסד ביאליק, תשכ"ח( דוידוביץ, דוד, אמנות ואמנים ב בבתי-כנסת של פולין : מקורות, בתי-כנסת של פולין: מקורות, סגנונות, השפעות, [תל-אביב] : הקבוץ המאוחד, תשמ"ב תמר שדמי, הכתובות שעל קירות בתי הכנסת במזרח אירופה – מקורותיהן, משמעות ותפקידן בעיצוב תפיסת החלל ועבודת הקודש, חיבור לשם קבלת תואר "דוקטור לפילוסופיה" (אוניברסיטת בר אילן, רמת גן, אייר תשעא [2011])
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Khaimovich Boris |
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconsdivuction
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Negative/Photo. No.
A354898