Pierre describes what he witnessed as Moscow burned.
'It was a terrible spectacle, children were abandoned, some in the flames... In my presence, a child was pulled out... women had their things pulled off them, earrings torn out...'. Can you make out the images of women and their jewelry? -- Lola
from page 631-632, volume 2 of original text
collage, acrylic paint
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation page 1116-1117