The Purple Dress

The Purple Dress

A princess in a laundry. A princess in a purple dress. Perhaps she is the sister of the ‘Laundry Boy’ seen a few days ago, but whatever her situation she is a shining jewel, so obviously loved by her parents, and a joy to behold.

Fort Cochi, Kerala, India. 16 February 2013.



11 thoughts on “The Purple Dress

    • Thanks Mary. I find it quite difficult to know how to crop and present a single figure like this. The relationship of the figure to the space around it is not fully resolved, though I didn’t want to crop too tightly or it would have been like the other portraits I’ve done.

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