Judaica Masterpieces

Judaica Masterpieces is the core of Motty Mendelowitz’ vision: The locus where artists and aficionados meet. Furthermore, Judaica Masterpieces is a powerful statement that Jewish Art, in all its expressions, can be fresh, relevant, energetic – and evocative.

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Paintings

Fresh, evocative, energetic. Here is where traditional theme leaps off into modern expression. Israels’ finest artists capture infinite meaning on a canvas with color. Transform your home.

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Avital

Rainbow Dance

A traditional Hassidic dance, full of movement and energy.  Somber blacks and greys are replaced by the colours of the rainbow!  The vibrancy and texture of this painting are not limited to the garb of the devout - they capture the souls and spirit of the dancers.

Etty Barclay

Diamond in the Judean Hills

A different perspective of Jerusalem: New city and Old, its iconic wall, and the majestic Judean Hills in the background.

Miriam Mass

Growth

A master's rendition of climbing blooms. Woven textile imitates the wild wonder of nature.

Yaffa

Kiddush

Family drawn together in the glow of Kiddush.

Avital

Count the Stars

Jewish destiny began with G-d beckoning to Avraham to count the stars. This epic moment is captured with innovative technique and deep thought.

Etty Barclay

Wedding – pastels

Soft and sweet beginnings, in gentle pastels.

Miriam Mass

Nature

Nature's hues are woven gently through this work. Color and texture lend this scene life.

Yaffa

Connect

Authentic friendship, animation… connection.

Avital

Connected

A new take on a very old wall.  A stunning image to remind us that old as the stones may be, their relevance is timeless.  Stay connected!

Etty Barclay

The Huppah

An impressionist image of the Huppah, the classic wedding scene, captured with oil on canvas.  The eye is drawn to the red huppah at the center of the painting: a new home in creation.  An exceptional wedding gift for a special couple.

Miriam Mass

Bloom

Israel in bloom! A riot of color and texture sing to the joys of this land. A set of 4 textile works.

Yaffa

Idyll

The purity of Israel's summer idyll.  Family, flowers, peace.

Avital

Jerusalem Jeweled

The city of Jerusalem in jewel tones and a completely different view - a fantastical rendition of the city.  Oil on canvas.

Etty Barclay

7 Days of Creation

Power of Creation culminates in Shabbat.

Miriam Mass

Poppies

An iconic flower, in riotous color.

Avital

Kotel Stones

This is a classic edition by Avital - a focus on the stones of the kotel and the greenery between.  Praying figures meld into the stones.

Etty Barclay

Fiddler

A whimsical beat in time, with ageless Jewish music.  Oil on canvas.

Miriam Mass

Faith

This is a three-part work of ornate textile. The verse rises as if from the sea.

Yaffa

Chuppah in the Shtetl

Lively color and energetic strokes unite to capture the melody of the wedding ceremony in the shtetl.  Oil on canvas.

Avital

Leviim in Song

Exultant song of the Leviim, in spirited color.  Oil on canvas.

Etty Barclay

The Light

An amazing painting that is all motion, all energy. Like a pebble hitting the water, the two small chassidic men dancing in the center of the picture create waves and ripples of color and light and pure positive energy that fills the world.

Miriam Mass

Windows

A classic view of Jerusalem, the windows of Yemin Moshe beckon with calm grace. The iconic colors of Jerusalem stone and its blue tones are prominent in this tryitych.

Yaffa

Family

Remember the comfort of Mother's loving gaze?  Oil on canvas.

Avital

Tree of Israel

The iconic tree of Israel.  The artist actually applied oil paint to canvas, then left this work out in Jerusalem rain to capture this authentic effect.

Etty Barclay

The Chupah II

Feel the joy! Feel the energy and movement at this unique moment in time.

Miriam Mass

Jerusalem View

Creeping flowers frame the view out of Jerusalem windows.

Yaffa

Family Outing

Simple pleasure - yet sublime.

Avital

Jews at the Wall

The kotel awash in a pure glow, with Jews of all stripes at its stones.  A classic embrace of the Jewish people.

Etty Barclay

Sinai Aflame

The Sinai approach illuminated by Heavenly fire.

Miriam Mass

Kotel

This diptych presents the ancient stones of the Kotel. Centuries of history are portrayed in layers of texture and color.

Avital

Parting of the Red Sea

A colorful rendition of this historic moment - the viewer connects to the parting of the Red Sea.

Etty Barclay

Tashlich

A fascinating new series by a master: in this scene, Jews are gathered - and reflected - by the waters of Tashlich.

Miriam Mass

Spring

A 2-piece work saturated with brilliant color and movement.

Family Heirlooms

These are the pieces you cherish and bequeath further. Objects of precious beauty, to link generations. A statement towards our heritage – and continuity.

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Passover Service Cups

Majestic Keara

This is a statement piece.  This stunning creation contains all the elements for the Pesach Seder: 4 cups of wine, the center cup for Eliyahu, and two small cups to pour  out wine during the recitation of the ten plagues.  The Keara is made of fine silver with gold, ruby, and emerald elements.

22K Gold Kiddush Cup

22K Gold Kiddush Cup

22k gold cup with medallion engraving, hand crafted, and in cludes hand engraved kiddush on the lip of the cup.

Kiddush Cup Set

Kiddush Cup Set

A silver kiddush cup set featuring 1 large kiddush cups and 12 small cups for distribution following the kiddush. The center cup is engraved with the kiddush prayer while the smaller ones are engraved with the symbols of the 12 tribes.

The Mini Torah

The Mini Torah

This is the world’s smallest kosher Torah scroll.  It is hand-lettered on parchment by a scribe, and presented in a silver diorama of the Beit Knesset, or synagogue.  A true collector’s item.

Golden Havdala Set

Royal Havdalah Set

This havdalah set is a rare find.  Made of pure gold, it is inlaid with gilded ruby elements.  The classical design is elaborately handcrafted and regal.  It proudly stands on an elaborate gold tray.

Gold and Ruby Kiddush Cup

Gold and Ruby Kiddush Cup

gold vermeil with enamel and ruby elements define thie kiddush cup. Handcrafted with medallion engraving of the gates of Jerusalem.

Passover Hagada

Passover Hagada

A masterpiece for generations.  This ornate Passover Hagaddah is a treasure with each page hand-lettered by a scribe, and illuminated by hand.  The parchment pages are bound in rich leather with gilt accents, which is enclosed in a matching leather book case.

the Five Megilot

The Five Megilot

The five Megilot are gloriously displayed in this museum-quality piece. Each tower of this impressive castle contains a kosher and fully legible scroll. The calligraphy is breathtaking and the monument itself- in silver and gold, on a marble base- is beyond words.

Ktuba

Ktuba

A wonderful hand-written Ktuba in full color with goldleaf highlights. Images feature the 12 tribes of Israel.

Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers)

Pirkei Avot

A completely hand-written and illuminated book of Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Father). Each mishna is written on parchment by a scribe, and illuminated with rare technique. A work that is breathtaking in its scope and quality.

Scrolls & Parchments

A glorious salute to the ancient Jewish tradition. Each work is hand-lettered by a scribe, and then illuminated on parchment. The technique is meticulous and precise – thus inestimably rare.

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Passover Hagada

Passover Hagada

A masterpiece for generations.  This ornate Passover Hagaddah is a treasure with each page hand-lettered by a scribe, and illuminated by hand.  The parchment pages are bound in rich leather with gilt accents, which is enclosed in a matching leather book case.

Eastern Book of Esther

Eastern Book of Esther

Wonderful calligraphy featuring the full text of the Book of Esther against Eastern style artwork. Illuminated with textures and images that are full of life and color.

Blessing for the Home

Blessing for the Home

A wonderful color cutout featuring a blessing for the home and its residents, around an image of Jerusalem and the Temple. All hand-cut and masterfully created.

Book of Esther

Book of Esther

The Book of Esther in extravagant color, with gold highlights. The calligraphy and illumination are stunning and the text is fully kosher.

Shir Hamaalos Parchment

This chapter from Tehillim (Psalms) joyously recalls the Aliya l'regel - Jewry's ascent to the Temple.  That celebration of holy reunion is captured in this illuminated manuscript.  The text is hand-lettered by a scribe on parchment, and illustrated by an accomplished artist

Shabbat Candlelighting

Shabbat Candlelighting

Full color intricate cutout combining art and the text of candle lighting prayer recited on Shabbat Eve.

Rabbi with Torah

Rabbi with Torah

Old style etching of rabbi holding The Torah. Texture is warm and pleasant.

Shabbat Candlelighting

Shabbat Candlelighting

The ceremonial blessing for the Shabbat candles featured in a classical parchment cut-out.  The superb calligraphy is applied by a scribe, and encircled by delicate cut-outs and images highlighted with gold leaf.  A beautiful addition to the Jewish home.

Simcha Torah in Jerusalem

Simcha Torah in Jerusalem

Fashioned after Rembrandt drawings, this etching is done in the old style and creates wonderful moving energy on the parchment.

Woman of Valor Cutout

Woman of Valor Cutout

The song of “Eshet Chayil”, or the “Woman of Valor” is a moving section of the Shabbat ritual.  The song is embellished in this beautiful work with expert calligraphy, intricate cut-outs, and richly coloured images.  All this exquisite work is done by hand.

Silver Line

Craftsmanship that is unequaled. Each exclusive piece of judaica is crafted by a master silversmith, and enhanced with precious materials. These are museum-worthy pieces – but functional for your home.

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Mezuzah 3028

Hand-chased silver, flowers and foliage.

Majestic Chanukkiah

Majestic Chanukkiah

A silver chanukiah with enamel images and elements of lapis. Make your holiday shine brighter than ever!

chanukiah

Stately Chanukiah

A stunning silver Chanukiah in the classical design, with elements of gold and rubies. The cutout silver-on-silver design is intricate and adds beauty and opulence to the piece. A work for the ages.

Hannukia Set

Hannukia Set

Silver Channukia with gold, ruby and turquoise elements. This piece is not merely a Channukiah but also features 4 silver dreidles, a small silver jug, and opens up to reveal the Channuka blessings. Elegant, majestic, and functional art.

Mezuzah 3024

An masterpiece, this mezuzah is a unique creation of silver, enamel, and multi-colored gemstones.

Mezuzah 3022

A stately mezuzah of refined silver with inlaid enamel.

Mezuzah 3025

An elegant mezuzah with a door motif, this is hand-crafted of silver, gold-plate, and enamel.

Hallah tray

Hallah Tray

A silver handcrafted tray for Hallah, with golden symbols of the 12 tribes. This piece has a drawer that includes an Arcos cutting knife and cutting board. Functional as part of the Shabbat table, and a stunning work of art.

Illuminated Dreidel

Illuminated Dreidel

A masterpiece of silversmithing.  A fully functional silver dreidel (s’vivon), including hand-written calligraphy of the Hannukah prayers visible on every side. The text is fully kosher, written in minuscule scale on parchment by a scribe.  A joy to have in the home, and a fascinating conversation piece.  Includes a marble stand.

The Rivers Kiddush Cup

The Rivers Kiddush Cup

An inner cup has the names of the 4 rivers that flowed from the Garden of Eden. The names of the rivers can be rearranged in 26 ways, and according to Kabbalah, create a powerful blessing of health and prosperity. It is said that the wine must fill the letters. What makes this kiddush cup unique is that, when filled, the wine not only fills the letters but actually flows through the names of the rivers. The names of the rivers were hand crafted into an inner cup one letter at a time and are a true work of art.