Photo Essay: The Art and Architecture of an Art Deco Muralist
Photo: Copyright © 2009 Hildreth Meière Dunn
Meière was commissioned to design mosaics for what became the largest synagogue in the world at the time of its completion in 1929. She incorporated Jewish symbols into a geometric design along the arch. The Tree of Life, Prayer Shawl, Star of David, and Wedding Canopy are some of the eleven images.