Saturday, September 08, 2007

Lilien, phoenix

Lilien, phoenix Jewish star Photo is courtesy of "isotype75" who published it on Flickr.
Star of David in a circle framing the phoenix in Ephraim Moshe Lilien's logo for artistic journal for Jewish literature and art: The J├╝discher K├╝nstler Verlag Phoenix (1902) published in Berlin. The phoenix is a mythical bird that dies in flames and is reborn from the ashes. It symbolizes the rise of the Jews.

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