Modlitba v Horní synagoze / Prayer in the Upper Synagogue - Mikulov, Czech Republic
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N 48° 48.464 E 016° 38.164
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Quick Description: Modlitba v Horní synagoze / Prayer in the Upper Synagogue
Location: Jihomoravský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 9/13/2014 4:26:34 PM
Waymark Code: WMMFK9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
Oil on canvas painting "Prayer in the Upper Synagogue" was painted by S. Brunner and original is on public view right inside that building.

Also called the Altschul, original structure from 1550, expanded 1689, and rebuilt after the fire 1719-23 (probibly with the participation of architect Ch. A. Oedtl) with a new Bavarian layout, where four coupelas were vaulted into a four columned pillar in the middle of the hall, forming the pulpet or almenor. Today it represents the last surviving temple of the Polish or Lwow type in the country. The tabernacle was the work of sculture I. Lengelacher. The ceiling vaultsa are now decorated with stucco, but originally had Hebrew literigical texts. The synanogue underwent renovation in 1977-89 as a venue for cultural events. Cultural monument.
Artist: S. Brunner

Date of Your Photograph: 9/11/2014

Medium of Painting: oil on canvas

Website of painting. Exact URL of painting is required: Not listed

Date of Painting: Not listed

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