29 March 2013
The Good [Friday] Life
The atmosphere is so idyllic that is distracts from—or does it underscore?—the curious fact that the kitchen has essentially only one feature in it: the sink. Which is, of course, the objective of the image.
Rendered in brilliant, resurrection-white, even though the basin in the background, it's the center of this scene, offering the promise of modernity to a pastoral life.