Friday Flower Porn: The V-Word

Courtesy of S.T., intrepid Chimp Refuge photographer on assignment, I offer a cast member of the V Monologues for your consideration.

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That would be a macrolicious close-up of a common vetch flower.

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Ms. Vetch has also posed as a model for Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party.

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My little contribution (hires available on demand)

http://photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=7075930

strangely enough, small world, I worked for a short while with Judy in her studio in Santa Monica while the Dinner Party was being created; 1977 IIRC, photographic work on the scale model. The plates were in the midst of greenware sculpting at the time.

strangely enough, small world, I worked for a short while with Judy in her studio in Santa Monica while the Dinner Party was being created;

Now that is very cool! The Dinner Party is an iconic work of art. I well recall the shitstorm when it was first exhibited. I should take advantage of its proximity at the Brooklyn Museum of Art and see it again.

Thanks a million for the link to that lusty lily (beautiful photo). Hires, eh? I'm afraid the Refuge is only good for pant-hoots and bananas. ;^)

*shiver*

By Suesquatch (not verified) on 15 Jun 2008 #permalink