Women in Art

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March 10, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 424

Lot 424


Lot 424 Details
EVA SOPHIE PRAGER (1912-2010), Canadian


Oil on masonite; signed lower left. Unframed.
43 ins x 28 ins; 109.2 cms x 71.1 cms

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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  • EVA SOPHIE PRAGER (1912-2010)
  • EVA SOPHIE PRAGER (1912-2010)

Eva Prager was born in Berlin, Germany. She died in her studio in Montreal just before her 98th birthday on June 24th 2010. She was the only daughter of the famous artist Joseph Oppenheimer and his wife Fanny.

Eva was a commercial artist during and after WWll in London, as well as in Canada after the family moved to Montreal in July 1949.

Eva is buried next to her husband Richard and her parents in Mount Royal Cemetery.


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LOT 424

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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