The extraordinary works of art reproduced here communicate the aesthetic values and skills of their creators while revealing different aspects of Jewish culture. Paintings, prints, sculptures, and ceremonial objects all speak as powerfully about the Jewish experience in the world as they do about the unique power of art to both inspire and inform. Spanning more than a century, these works represent the enormous range of art in the unparalled collection of the Jewish Museum in New York City.
This calendar covers Septemer 2019 through December 2020 (Elul 5779-Tevet 5781). In addition to its 16 images (one for each month), the weekly Torah readings and candle lighting times, and the blessings to be recited over the candles.