Is it green of the emerald? 
2014
screenprint framed
51,5 x 73 cm
Is it green of the emerald?  Is it green of the emerald? 

The periphery of things has a story to tell, directing the gaze to a seam brings it to the fore. Whilst searching for a compatible tape to fix the deteriorated one that had resulted in the separation of the two glass plates of which a magic lantern slide consists of, the brushstrokes are revealed – a test for the colour tone.
By applying pigment the colourist in 1890 interpretes the image, creates the place. What is the colour of the shadows for the diver suspended in water behind glass?