Photo Credit: S. Livingstone
Made for New Perspectives at Pollok House, Glasgow in reaction to Peter Oliver's miniature of Lady Arbella Stuart."Thrice toss these oaken ashes in the air,Thrice sit in this enchanted chairThen thrice times three tie up this true lovers' knotAnd murmur soft: "She will, or she will not"Thomas Campion 1613Arbella Stuart, forgotten heiress to the English crown. Born a princess 1575, starved herself to death 1615.
12 x 14 cm
rusted and burnt tins painted with smoke and ashes