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THE PEARL TRADER'S WIFE

By keithh  
Another 'Torched' (word invented by Derek Hansen). Lit over 30 secs by an adapted LED light bar (about 50 lumens worth).

Packed with half hidden meanings and clues. When I say packed, I mean about six 'clues' to a story. Not visible at this size but the book is Dante's 'Divine Comedy' - an 1878 vellum bound version with hand written annotations from 1879.

The clues are in the numbers and the levels of hell referred to in Dante's poem.

Tags: Mirror Still life General Bottle Lighting Dice 6 8 Watch Candle 4711

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bluesandtwos 11 499 1 England
4 Nov 2014 6:00PM
One of your best!

Dave
Richsr 13 91 223 England
4 Nov 2014 7:50PM
Well put together and lit too Keith
R.
5 Nov 2014 6:43PM
really excellent!
5 Nov 2014 6:44PM
hmmm, not getting the story ....
keithh 17 25.7k 33 Wallis And Futuna
5 Nov 2014 6:47PM
Well you have to make your own story up based upon the clues......many of which are in the numbers. Wink
derekhansen 12 210 24 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2014 8:47PM
Beautifully arranged and lit Keith. The quality of photography and processing is outstanding.
Derek
bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 51 England
21 Nov 2014 9:05PM
Superb Keith - love the light. Re your numbers clue , dice/pearls/watch numbers, they could represent stages of Dantes journey if I remember rightly.!!!
Titles got me beat though.

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