What’s Your Interpretation?

What do you think is the meaning of this painting?  Is she just a handy woman who doesn’t mind working on the plumbing while wearing her summer dress?  Or does she have a surprise in waiting for her husband once he comes around the corner?  (painting by unknown artist seen at last year’s Armory Show in NYC*)

*Editor’s note, updated: we learned that the artist is Kelly Reemtsen, and this painting is from a series about modern day women undertaking traditionally masculine tasks.” Click on the artist’s name above to learn more about this artist.

Painting of a woman holding a wrench

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