Art History 100 final
The Foot and Stocking line of photos consists of six different works depicting a black-sock covered foot set up against a background with a combination of three different colors. In each one the big toe sticks out of a hole in the sock. All six of these works juxtapose the black sock and big toe with the tri-colored background. Another observation on the art work is that the pattern of the background is the same for all photos where there is one color filling the upper two-thirds and another filling the bottom third with a white border between on the right side of the foot between the two colors. One noted difference is that the color combination is reversed between three groups of photos. For example, one would have purple occupying the upper portion and orange the bottom portion and the art work next to it would use the same colors but in reversed position. The other two groups
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