At the races- Chronicle

The couple is the death of player

Everything starts with the symbolic phrase that gives the title to this work. Here we must refer to empiricism staff Woodns, just his experience as a player. The artist here as scomettitore, saw the couple a very difficult game: bet which involves predicting the horses that come to the first and second place in the race. A game very profitable but fraught with uncertainty. So it inadvisable to himself, of course, with the phrase "the combination is the death of a player." For this reason, relying on his vast experience, he preferred to focus on winning or placed, considerendo these hazards as anchors salvezza.Viene still here represented the body of a horse with his legs in the air as a sign of surrender, and the head of the 'equine replacing the head of the player bloodless.

The couple is the death of player- 1977 - Oil on gingerbread 14.6 x12, 2 cm(Private Collection - F. & M. B. W.)

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