2013-01-24

Penance




The liberated woman exports to the world her inert body, doing penance for the unbounded ambition of her nation in the last century.

Image after William Orpen's Signature du traité de paix par la délégation allemande le 28 juin 1919 dans la Galerie des Glaces (The Signing of Peace in the Hall of Mirrors, Versailles, 28th June 1919, 1921) [pao] and La Ribot's Outsized Baggage, Pieza Distinguida nº 28 (2000) [fu/fd].