CAPTURING THE MOMENT: Centuries of the Passover Haggadah

Moses and His Rod

Two different depictions of Moses highlight the rod as a symbol of the power God has bestowed upon him.

Chagall Passover Haggadah

Chagall’s Passover Haggadah
Illustrated by Marc Chagall
New York; Paris: L. Amiel, 747 [1987]

The Rylands Haggadah

The Rylands Haggadah
Catalonia, Spain, fourteenth century
Manuscript held at the John Rylands 
University Library of Manchester
Facsimile, New York: Abrams, 1988

February 23, 2017 – June 11, 2017
On display in The Jerry and Bruce Chappell Family Gallery, Perkins Library, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina