Jewish Art
Artist: Shmuel Ben-David (Davidov), 1884–1927 (after Ze'ev Raban)
Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Handwritten on parchment; ink and watercolor
H: 45; W: 35.5 cm

Bequest of Ziona Zuta, Jerusalem, through Nava Zohar
Accession number: B87.0178

Publications: Sabar, Shalom, Mazal Tov: Illuminated Jewish Marriage Contracts from the Israel Museum Collection, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1993, English / Hebrew , The Jewish World 365 Days, from the Collections of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, USA, 2004, English

Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Nahum Slapak