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Jewish Art Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish art and artists?

The earliest pieces of Jewish art were religious objects — Torah adornments, marriage certificates, tombstones–that were illuminated. Relatively recently, “art for art’s sake” became a concept — and the Jewish world quickly adapted, producing such notable talents as Marc Chagall and Yaacov Agam. How much do you know about Jewish art?

Question 1 of 10
Archie Rand is famous for painting a synagogue mural in which American city?
Question 2 of 10
Sharon Ya'ari, winner of the 2006 Israel Prize for outstanding visual art, is best known for taking photographs of
Question 3 of 10
Jerusalem stone is known for its
Question 4 of 10
Modigliani, an Italian Jewish painter of the early 20th century, settled in which European city?
Question 5 of 10
What are teraphim?
Question 6 of 10
When did the elaborate traditions of creating Jewish art such as illuminated ketubot and ornate silver Torah crowns and breastplates begin?
Question 7 of 10
Which object is described as a piece of art made by Moses himself
Question 8 of 10
Camile Pissaro is best known as a/an
Question 9 of 10
True or False: Jewish papercutting has always been limited to very rare items or ritual objects.
Question 10 of 10
The Second Commandment prohibits

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