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Stern, Irmalocked

(1894–1966)
  • Michael Godby

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Stern, Irma (1894–1966), artist in South Africa, was born in Schweizer-Reneke, Transvaal, on 2 October 1894, the first child of Samuel Stern (1863–1935), general dealer, and his wife, Henny, née Fels (1875–1944). Her parents were prosperous German Jews who retained strong ties with the cosmopolitan culture of ...

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