Bible. O.T. Song of Solomon. 1794

Creator:
Baruch ben Shemariah of Brest-Litovsk
Physical Description:
1 l.
27 x 23 cm.
b&w illustration
Notes:
Forms part of the Sholem Asch Papers.
Scribe: Barukh ben Shemariyah mi-Briske-Lita.
Abstract:
Manuscript, ink on vellum, dated 554 (1794). The entire biblical book of the Song of Songs is worked into an ornamental design using large Hebrew block letters and the minute letters called micrography. The word shir (song) is in the center. Though not a
Variant Titles:
Shir ha-shirim: [Brest, Belarus?], 1794
Topics:
Brest (Belarus) --Religious life and customs
Topics:
Kaiser, Abraham
Language:
Hebrew
Genre:
Micrography (Writing technique)
Format:
Mixed Material
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Hebrew +93:11
Orbis Record:
8475355
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1168747
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
2041264
PID:
digcoll:3514423

Number of Pages: 1
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