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  (XI) Obj. ID: 1663 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration,, Gura Humorului, 1925. // Altman, Gedaliah (painter) edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

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2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
9b Documentation/
Research project
Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19 Remarks
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

For the Psalm 150 see:

 


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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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
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46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
1663
48 Temp: Addenda
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50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

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(XXII) ID: 16423 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 16423 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject By the Rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, we wept ... We hanged our harps upon the willows ... (Ps. 137: 1-2) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. A300420
20 Description

The painting depicts a boat under a blue and white flag with a Magen David on the sail, which sails past the trees on the river bank. The musical Instruments: french horn, horn, trombone, clarinet, violin and drum hanging on the trees. Ruins of building (Tower of Babel?) are seen between the hills in the background.

Inscription:

על ערבים בתוכה תלינו כנרותינו 

We hanged our harps upon the willows ... (Ps. 137: 1-2) 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
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46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
16423
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214757 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214757 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Western Wall (Kotel) הכותל המערבי |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A07779
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214757
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214761 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214761 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Western Wall (Kotel) הכותל המערבי |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A07778
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214761
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214762 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214762 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A07780
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214762
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214763 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214763 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A07781
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214763
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214764 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214764 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A07782
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214764
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214765 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214765 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A10157
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214765
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214766 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214766 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A10158
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214766
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 214767 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 214767 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Slide
19a Scan No. A10159
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
214767
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 16424 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 16424 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Isaac, Sacrifice of |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The painting depicts a stone altar on which the on which the fire burns. The altar stands on a hill under a giant tree. White lamb nibbling the grass in the right corner of the picture.  Pack donkey, from which is removed the luggage, tied to a palm tree under the hill with the altar. Valley with a rear palm stretches to blue mountain on the background, which give to the picture perspective depth. The human figures in the painting are missing.

The inscription on the frame:

דשנו יראה לתוך שירים

The inscription on the plate under the picture:

בהשתדלות ובהתעמלות

הגבאי מר יצחק מרדלר

והעומד לימינו

מר עקיבא שטיינר

By the efforts of the beedle Mr. Itzhak Merdler and his assistant Mr. Akiva Shteiner.

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
16424
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 16427 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, Dedicatory inscription, Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 16427 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, Dedicatory inscription, Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail Dedicatory inscription
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The inscriptions mentions the heads of the synagogue who undertook the repair in 1925:

בהשתדלות ובהתעמלות

הגבאי מר יצחק מרדלר

והעומד לימינו

מר עקיבא שטיינר

By the efforts of the beedle Mr. Itzhak Merdler and his assistant Mr. Akiva Shteiner.

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
16427
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 16425 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 16425 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Western Wall (Kotel) הכותל המערבי |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The painting depicts the Western wall of the Temple of Jerusalem, consisting of large stone blocks. A narrow passage leads along the wall. The praying figure in the picture is not shown.

Inscription:

כי רצו עבדיך את אבניה (תהלים רב:טו)

For the stones thereof have pleased thy servants  (Psalm 101:15)

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
16425
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 16426 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 16426 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Rachel's Tomb
Boat |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 2009
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. A300423.jpg
20 Description

The painting depicts the tomb of Rachel, which stands on the shore of a bay. The tomb is a cubic structure with a dome. A boat under a blue and white flag with a Magen David is approaching to the shore. The mountainous country stretches along the shore of the bay and went into the distance. The city walls and towers of Jerusalem are visible between mountains.

Inscriptions:

near the tomb:

קבר רחל (Rachel's Tomb)

On the frame:

ויש תקוה לאחריתך נאם ה' ושבו בנים לגבולם (ירמיהו לא:טז)

So there is hope for your descendants, declares the Lord. Your children will return to their own land (Jeremiah 31:17).

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
16426
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178059 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178059 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Rachel's Tomb |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096764
20 Description

The painting shows a boat under a sale with blue Magen David aproaching a coast, on which the Rachel's Tomb is depicted. 

Inscription: 

ויש תקוה לאחריתך נאם ה' ושבו בנים לגבולם (ירמיהו לא, 17)

Translation:

And there is hope in your end, said the Lord, that your children shall come again to their own border (Jer. 31: 17).

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178059
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178061 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178061 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Western Wall (Kotel) הכותל המערבי |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096766
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178061
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178057 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178057 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject By the Rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, we wept ... We hanged our harps upon the willows ... (Ps. 137: 1-2) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096767
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178057
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178062 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178062 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject By the Rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, we wept ... We hanged our harps upon the willows ... (Ps. 137: 1-2) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096768
20 Description

The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall. The Symbol of the tribes are placed in a broad band of decorative cornice in the north and the south walls of the prayer hall. The symbols are placed in a landscape and signed. The musical instruments, illustrating Psalm 150, are located on the eastern wall of the prayer hall above the Torah Ark. There are six images of musical instruments which includes quotes from Psalm and placed in rectangular and square frames.

The genre paintings placed on the western wall of the prayer hall on the balcony of the woman's gallery. There are three paintings with illustration to the biblical text and one painting with illustration of the Holy Place.  

The Torah Ark, in the form of a simple cabinet, placed on a background of purple curtain, which depicts two lions holding the tables of the covenant. The architectural decoration in the form of pilasters and complicated cornice surrounds the walls of the prayer hall.

For the Symbols of the tribes see:

///ID/1665/

For the Psalm 150 see:

///ID/1664/ 

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178062
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178058 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178058 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Isaac, Sacrifice of |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096763
20 Description

The painting depicts a stone altar on which the on which the fire burns. The altar stands on a hill under a giant tree. White lamb nibbling the grass in the right corner of the picture.  Pack donkey, from which is removed the luggage, tied to a palm tree under the hill with the altar. Valley with a rear palm stretches to blue mountain on the background, which give to the picture perspective depth. The human figures in the painting are missing.

The inscription on the frame:

דשנו יראה לתוך שירים

The inscription on the plate under the picture:

בהשתדלות ובהתעמלות

הגבאי מר יצחק מרדלר

והעומד לימינו

מר עקיבא שטיינר

By the efforts of the beedle Mr. Itzhak Merdler and his assistant Mr. Akiva Shteiner.

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178058
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 178060 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit
Category: Jewish Architecture
ID: 178060 Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration, , Gura Humorului, 1925 edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document


2 Name/Title Great Synagogue in Gura Humorului - Prayer hall - Wall decoration | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Altman, Gedaliah (painter) (Painter)
5 Date 1925
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Romania | Moldavia | Gura Humorului
| Jewish St. (King Karol, King Mihai, Lenin)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Isaac, Sacrifice of |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1996
19 Negative/ Photo. No. Romania-1996-58kh
19a Scan No. A096765
20 Description

The painting depicts a stone altar on which the on which the fire burns. The altar stands on a hill under a giant tree. White lamb nibbling the grass in the right corner of the picture.  Pack donkey, from which is removed the luggage, tied to a palm tree under the hill with the altar. Valley with a rear palm stretches to blue mountain on the background, which give to the picture perspective depth. The human figures in the painting are missing.

The inscription on the frame:

דשנו יראה לתוך שירים

The inscription on the plate under the picture:

בהשתדלות ובהתעמלות

הגבאי מר יצחק מרדלר

והעומד לימינו

מר עקיבא שטיינר

By the efforts of the beedle Mr. Itzhak Merdler and his assistant Mr. Akiva Shteiner.

21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
178060
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a