Eva Frankfurther artist (1930-1959)

Woman with Veiled Hat

(private collection)

description A head-and-shoulders, pen-and-ink, profile portrait of a woman facing right, wearing a veiled and feathered hat; the fingers of her left hand have been brought up to her mouth as though in deliberation. Although observed in London East End, the sitter is more prosperously dressed than many of Frankfurther's other Whitechapel subjects.

date c. 1951-57

location East End

dimensions 8 x 7 cm

medium pen and ink on paper

literature ed., B. Planskoy, 'Eva Frankfurther 1930-1959: Paintings, lithographs and drawings' (London: Peter Halban, 2001), illus., p. 34.

reference cat14