Artist: Ayelet Lindenstrauss Larsen

Title: Childbirth

Attribution: Childbirth, 2000, Ayelet Lindenstrauss Larsen

Year: 2000

Materials: Cotton and silk on silk gauze, hemp fiber

Dimensions: 10" h by 6 1/2" w

Image Statement: This is an image of myself as a vessel for my baby---stretched, loose, and fragile, shot with pangs of pain which I perceived at the time as being brightly colored. The head of the baby is emerging confidently.