EVA-KANE-Obituary

EVA KANE

New York, New York

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KANE--Eva Marie, inspiration and widow of Robert P. Kane, renowned artist, died March 17, 2017. She is survived by her brother, Pierot Geshe of Belgium and cousins in the United States and the United Kingdom. She was truly a remarkable and courageous woman born in Germany in 1927. She endured...

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Dear Eva. I shall miss you and our conversations in your apartment. Your life wasn't easy but you overcame those early challenges with dignity. You and Bob were a huge part of Riverside.
May you Rest In Peace

Dearest Eva, your life, stories, and your incredible cooking will stay with me always. I am richer for having known you. RIP dear friend. Love always, Faye

eva and the adorable Pen you are together again. miss you darling

Darling, darling Eva...all the amazing memories are the years of love and conversation...oh lord I am devastated. I have been calling the house for 3 weeks and today the recording came up. Can anyone please contact me to let me know what happened??

Eva told of many remembrances of her times during WW II in Belgium - especially as a teen working for the Resistence.
During this time, she was also 'smuggled ' into art school where she first experienced her fine talent. In New York, Eva then developed this interest at the Art Students League, where she was a student of Will Barnet.
As a textile designer, Eva worked for Manes& Co, Lowenstein Textiles, and the Gloria Buce Studio. It should be remembered that Eva was a...