Chosen Images: A Selection from the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Lilienthal Family Portrait (Germany, ca. 1816), gift of Theodore and Wendy Lilienthal, Accession no. 2006.10.

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Saved by the Bay

Refugees from Fascist Europe at UC Berkeley
Date & Time: 
Thursday April 25, 2013 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Free and open to the public. Followed by reception.

A Sweet Diaspora Song. Paths of Jewish Music in America. Performance by Michael Alpert in conversation with Francesco Spagnolo

Introduction by Mark Slobin
Date & Time: 
Tuesday March 12, 2013 07:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Presented in association with the 28th Jewish Music Festival, this p

Immigrants, Cantors, and Klezmers: Lecture by Mark Slobin

Berkeley Seminars in Modern Jewish Culture
Date & Time: 
Tuesday March 12, 2013 05:30 PM to 06:45 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

A professor of Music and American Studies at Wesleyan University, Mark Slobin is one of the most distinguished ethnomusicologists working today.

Lavater and Lessing Visit Moses Mendelssohn (1856), by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (1800-1882)

The painting by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (1800-1882), portraying an imagined meeting among scholars Mo

Lavater and Lessing Visit Moses Mendelssohn (1856), by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (1800-1882)
Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (1800-1882)
Size: 
28" x 23.5"
Collection #: 
75.18
Dates: 
1856
Place of Creation/Publication: 
Spandauerstraße, Berlin (Germany)
Location: 
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