Sandstone coloured frame measures 36cm x 43cm to outer edges
Artwork measures 26cm x 34cm
Scanned and printed from original artwork
In Italian, "Stende" means "She hangs..." as in "She hangs the washing" and can also mean "She extends/stretches out" which is the position of her body as she hangs the laundry on the washing line.
While we observe her from the interior, one wonders, is she also being observed from the exterior?