Eva Frankfurther artist (1930-1959)

Street Market

(private collection, Israel)

description A genre scene lithograph depicting a busy market scene, likely to be set in Whitechapel: a little girl stands in front of a fish stall, where the stall-holder, dressed in apron and flat cap, and a female customer in a turban are conversing. Behind the little girl (to the viewer's left), is a fruit-and-veg stall, with another male stall-holder in a flat cap, and a potential female customer looking on.

date c. 1952-57

location East End, London

medium lithograph

exhibition history 'Eva Frankfurther 1930-1959: Retrospective Exhibition', Ben Uri Art Gallery, 14 Berners Street, London W1, 14 Feb-9 March 1962, (61).

reference SM-JP8