Eva Frankfurther artist (1930-1959)

Older woman, Naples

(private collection)

description A head-and-shoulders profile portrait of an elderly woman, facing left. She is soberly dressed with her hair pulled back and her face careworn, her earrings her only ornament. The drawing is one of a series of studies of local people made during the artist's trip to Naples, Italy, in 1958.

date 1958

location Italy

dimensions 14 x 10 cm

medium charcoal on paper

literature ed., B. Planskoy, 'Eva Frankfurther 1930-1959: Paintings, lithographs and drawings' (London: Peter Halban, 2001), illus., p. 84.

reference cat40

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