GOMBIN GRAND WOODEN SYNAGOGUE 1710-1939
(sepia photograph, 8 x 12 enlargement)
The Gombin wooden synagogue, built in 1710, was regarded in Poland as a landmark historical building, part of the national cultural heritage that was under special supervision of the government's Department of Museums. This beautiful photograph comes from a book on masterpieces of Jewish art in the Russian Empire, published in Moscow in 1991.
Last Updated December 12th, 2003