The VB is finally emerging from her cold, hard marble. It is a long and delicate process to finesse her from what she is not, hammer and chisel slow but decisive, with respect and passion.
Michelangelo said the marble told him what it wanted to be; he merely removed the extraneous. A master sculptor sees what no one else does and simply gets to work on the revelation.
When she’s done, cover her nakedness with some leather, please!