there was always an aesthetic or spiritual (but not
ecclesiastical) quality which could not be resisted. These
objects lived very quietly with me for quite some time.
Then, I received a request--that I give each of these
objects a life of its own: that I grant each the ability to
speak. Each object had something different to say and
demanded a different "tableau". As photographer, I
merely followed instructions and arranged each "tableau"
to the specifications demanded.
"tableau" reflects some quality of the object,