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Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Little-Known Forays Into Judaica

by Evie Kahn in Atlas Obscura

Published on Nov 8, 2017

A look at the artistic accomplishments of Louis Comfort Tiffany in religious settings, including the Shearith Israel sanctuary and its stunning stained glass windows.

Crosby Street Synagogue

 In 1834 the congregation built a new synagogue on Crosby Street, between Broom and Spring Street.

1834
Gershom Mendes Seixas

Gershom Mendes Seixas (1745-1816) was the first American-born spiritual leader of Shearith Israel.

1768