House of Fire, 1981, oil on canvas. James Rosenquist, American, 1933 -2017. Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
Were someone to tell me that the artist, James Rosenquist, had a well-researched appreciation of the way many women are and live because the circumstances of our lives are such that we are running all day long between this and that …………..
as though we are chased by tongues of fire, the same fire that was lit every morning when women rose before dawn and before the age of central heating,