In 1930 Epstein modelled the portraits of two sisters, Rebecca and Esther, who were half negro and half Jewish and worked in nightclubs.

Rebecca, with her pigtails and her plaintive expression seems a more introspective character than the sultry and provocative Esther.

Provenance

Fine Art Society.


Reading Museum

Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 1QH
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Closed between Christmas and New Year

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