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metal leaf, copper patina, fiber art, crochet, sculpture, wall relief, chicago artist, art by women, feminist art
SCHEHERAZADE
crochet, metal leaf, copper patina
15h x 11w x 13d

The Scheherezade Series
Inspired by the story of 1001 Arabian nights. Scheherzade kept her head and her life by telling stories to the King of Persia night after night until, after 1001 nights he fell in love with her. She is a woman who saved herself with wit and cunning. Between them Scheherazade Fabula, Mythos and Apologus there are 500 + 1 "leaves" each side of a leaf represents one story, one night.