History is as who says?

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History is as who says?
Assemblage of found objects
etched copper plate, book spine, clock spring, rough old frame, goat fur
280 x 260 X 40 mm
$480 + post

It depends on who is doing the talking, or the writing.
That old book cover reads
Narrative of the Indian Revolt
I wonder how the Indians would write it? A revolt, or a move to regain lost freedoms?
Here we were brought up with the history of New Zealand coloured with the 'Maori Wars'. Not the title which would be more honest: The Land Wars

Dale Copeland lives at Puniho, Taranaki, New Zealand.

See more of her work on her website at dalecopeland.co.nz
email Dale at   dale @ tart.co.nz (remove the spaces)

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