Women doing ordinary things take up gracefully balanced positions…
What are they thinking about?
Woman with teacup, cafe, Dundee, 2012
Vermeer’s woman with milk jug, Amsterdam, 1658
girl with ball, Pontedeume, Galicia, 2006
Brandt’s woman cleaning the doorstep, Bethnal Green, 1937
What’s silently said
by that tilt of the head?