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MY PET by kordula coleman





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MY PET


Edition Size: 1
Material: lowfire earthenware
Size: 15.50"H X 4.50"W X 4.00"D

In my work and my thoughts, I often feel drawn to past centuries. It strikes me how wealthy women were showered with luxuries and diversions, but in their possibilities of self expression or self-directedness were almost as bad off as any poor peasant. I wanted to show the feelings I myself might have experienced - sorrow, resentment, emptiness - in the face of this piece. The title' my pet', an old endearment, expresses tenderness, but at the same time superiority and ownership.