Obj. ID: 1308
Jewish Architecture Great Synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska - Prayer hall before restoration
To the main object: Synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska, Poland
The vaulted ceiling and walls of the prayer hall were decorated with murals. The vaults of the synagogue are painted with rocaille and geometric patterns, including ovular medallions containing images. A Leviathan is is painted in the center of the ceiling. On both sides of the vaults, the Zodiac signs are painted within twin medallions.
Images of holy places, musical instruments, and the Four Animals and tablets with text are painted on the walls.
For the Zodiac paintings see: