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Sign: Jerusalem - The Built Heritage - Hunt House


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Ha-Nevi’im St 64, Jerusalem, Israel
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On the sign:
בית הולמן האנט
נבנה ב-1869 על ידי הצייר הבריטי הנודע ויליאם הולמן האנט (1827-1901), למגוריו ולעבודתו. הבית מדגים את סגנון הבנייה המקורי של רחוב הנביאים. חלוצת רופאות הילדים, ד"ר הלנה כגן (1889-1978), התגוררה בו כ-60 שנה. ב-1925 התגוררה בביתן שבחצר המשוררת רחל.

بیت هولمن هانت
أقام هذا البيت الرسام البريطاني الشهير وليام فولمن مات ( ١٨٢٧ - ١٩٠١ ) راز المعماري الأصيل المميز الشارع " الأنبياء - هنيقيم " اقامت في هذا البيت ما يقارب ٦٠ عاما ، الدكتورة " هيلينا کاجان " من الرواد الطلائعيين في طب الأطفال ( ١٨٨٩- ١٩٧٨ ) في عام ١٩٢٥ اقامت الشاعرة راحيل في بيت صغير في الساحة .

HUNT HOUSE
BUILT IN 1869 BY THE NOTED BRITISH ARTIST WILLIAM HOLMAN HUNT (1827-1901) AS HIS RESIDENÇE AND STUDIO, THE BUILDING EXEMPLIFIES THẺ ORIGINAL CONSTRUCTION STYLE OF THE STREET OF THE PROPHETS. THE PIONEERING PEDIATRICIAN DR. HELENA KAGAN (1889-1978) LIVED HERE FOR ABOUT SIXTY YEARS. THE POETESS RACHEL LIVED IN THE SMALL HOUSE IN THE COURTYARD IN 1925.

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Comments:
A sign of the Jerusalem "The Built Heritage" series, a project initiated by architectural historian David Kroyanker in 1993, in which buildings of historic value were commemorated in central Jerusalem.
The signs were designed by Harel Designers Office, and the logo is in the form of a relief of a rosette window ("Rosetta").

The building was photographed that day Click for a larger image Click for a larger image

The building now belongs to the Imperial Russian Orthodox Palestine Society, as written on the sign at the entrance to the building:
Moscow Patriachate
Monastery of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem
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Note: In some of the signs in this series, the Arabic text is covered with glue. This may have been done for political reasons by elements who oppose the use of the Arabic language.




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