restricted access   Volume 12, 2016

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note

pp. 5-7

Sacrifice in Balance: The Akedah – an Eschatological Perspective

pp. 9-22

The Fleuron Crown from Neumarkt in Silesia (Środa Śląska): Christian Material Culture in a Jewish Context

pp. 23-38

Visualization of Colors, 2: Implications of David ben Yehudah he-Ḥasid’s Diagram for the History of Kabbalah

pp. 39-51

The Mantua Torah Ark and Lady Consilia Norsa: Jewish Female Patronage in Renaissance Italy

pp. 53-70

Challenging the Non-Jewish Images of a Jewish Queen: Portrayals of Esther by Early Twentieth-Century Jewish Artists

pp. 71-92

Humor in Architecture: Jewish Wit on Béla Lajta’s Buildings

pp. 93-110

Chagall’s Stained-Glass Syncretism

pp. 111-134

Special Item

Zoya Cherkassky’s Aachen Passover Haggadah: A Subversive Illuminated Manuscript

pp. 135-142

Exhibition Reviews

Looking Back on a Forward Thinker: Moshe Zabari Retrospective

pp. 143-144

The Second Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art 2015

pp. 145-148

Book Reviews

Mosaics Mirror of Faith

pp. 149-152

Rabbis as Visual Beings

pp. 153-156

Jewish Sanctuary in the Old and New Worlds

pp. 157-160


p. 161

Contributors to this Issue

p. 162