L'Examen du Levain &c. / Le Repas de Paques chez les Juifs Portugais

Title:
L'Examen du Levain &c. / Le Repas de Paques chez les Juifs Portugais
Creator:
Picart
Date:
1725
Description:
Black-and-white engravings depicting the Passover custom of the mother placing bits of unleavened bread for the father and children to discover and dispose of, above, and a Passover seder of Portuguese Jews in Amsterdam, below. Engraving by Bernard Picart. From Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde representées par des figures dessinées de la main de Bernard Picard: avec une explication historique, & quelques dissertations curieuses, Volume 1, published Amsterdam: J.F. Bernard, 1723-1737.
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Jews--Social life and customs, Judaism--Customs and practices, Passover, Hametz, Seder
Geographic Subject:
Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Language:
French
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 13, cofc-war-print13-049
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Expression 10000 XL, 250 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public domain.
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at the College of Charleston Libraries, Charleston, SC 29424.