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Jewish art : a modern history

Covering nearly two centuries, this is a comprehensive account of the art made by Jews across Europe, America and Israel. The book discusses many issues including the shifting Jewish identity, the effects of the diaspora, anti-Semitism and the distinctive character of images made within a Christian
Print Book, English, 2011
Reaktion Books, London, 2011
311 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
9781861898029, 1861898029
A prequel to modernity
Inventing the Jewish artist in Europe
Revolutions in art and politics
Art, America and acculturation
Art and the Holocaust, survival and remembrance
Home to Israel
Conclusions : diaspora and homeland(s)