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David Hillman's Stained Glass Windows

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Synagogue: Central
Date: Sunday, 4th November 2018
Time: 16:00
Venue:
Central United Synagogue - Maurice Lawson Beit Hamidrash
36 Hallam Street
London
W1W 6NW ( Map link )
Description: Tour and Talk on the Stained Glass Windows



Spiro Ark and Central Synagogue are delighted to invite you to a tour and lecture:

DAVID HILLMAN’S STAINED GLASS WINDOWS

by Prof David Newman OBE

 

David Hillman, son of Dayan Samuel Isaac Hillman, of the London Beth Din, and brother-in-law to Israel’s first Chief Rabbi Isaac Halevi Herzog, created stained glass windows for many London Synagogues, including our own. Prof. Newman of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and a great nephew of Hillman, has been studying this fascinating story of art, religion and community politics while on sabbatical in London. These Windows are, without doubt, one of London’s hidden art treasures - not just for the Jewish community - and a well kept secret.

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