The Art of the Jewish Marriage Contract

    Shalom Sabar

    Rizzoli 2001

    Hardback 200pp Illustrated

    9780847822935   Product Code: 92707

    The custom of illuminating the traditional Jewish marriage contract, the ketubbah, developed over the past four centuries into a rich and varied folk art throughout Northern Europe, Italy and the Near East. Produced in conjunction with the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, this beautiful volume contains full-colour plates of 61 examples from its outstanding collection, and offers a vivid and fascinating account of the marriage customs and daily life of diverse Jewish communities.

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