With the Valley of Mexico in the background, the two naked youths hold open the body’s legs; in a secondary plane, a maguey flower seems to bloom from the sex of the dead woman. The series Cartas de viaje explores chronicles of Mexican territory—and their symbolic implications—from the perspective of foreign travelers.

Carta para Agnes Egerton por E. Pingret, 2010
Letter to Agnes Egerton by E. Pingret
From the series Cartas de viaje [Travel Letters]
Oil on canvas
Acquisition with funds from the Presupuesto de Egresos de la Federación, 2012