Creation

Leonhard Beck   -  
Portae Lucis (title page): a kabbalist meditating on the three of the ten Sephiroth

A kabbalistic scholar sits in a room and meditates on the ten spheres, represented as small circles connected to one another in the form of a Tree.


Portion: Bereshit
Woodcut
Jewish National and University Library, Jerusalem
Date : 1516
Creation
Garden of Eden
Cain and Abel
The Flood
The Tower of Babel
Abraham`s trials
The Patriarchal Family
The Sacrifice of Isaac
Birthright and Blessing
Jacob`s dream
Jacob`s struggles
Judah and Tamar
Joseph
The Life of Moses
The Life of Miriam
The Burning Bush
Parting of the Red Sea
Matan Torah
The Golden Calf
The Desert Wanderings
Women in the Book of Judges I
Women in the Book of Judges II
David
Elijah
Ezekiel
Jonah
The Story of Job
Song of Songs
Ruth
Esther
Alphabet
Cherubim
The Temple and the Ark