The Flooded Grave, Theodosia Henney

The Flooded Grave, photograph 1998-2000, Jeff Wall

 

Photograph of a Flooded Grave*

I did not know until years later the photograph was staged.

The set and props were real- shovels, wet green tarp, dark trees, faded church up the hill- but the grave itself was never meant to hold a corpse.

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