Hedda Sterne's Handbag
Inkjet using archival pigment on conservation grade paper.
Overall dimensions of installation
350 x 750 mm
edition of 7 plus proofs
This project derived from the photograph of the 'Irascibles' the celebrated image of the New York School of 1951. This is an enlargement of the handbag Hedda Sterne is holding in the photograph. It opens up ideas on the status of the object and document in the analysis of the past.