The eye is always trying to understand what it sees. When folds and curves make shadow, much of its pleasure is in constantly recasting the image, which seems to be moving, in order to understand it. This establishes the statement, it depends on your point of view. Such composition has a range of meaning and association, from more simple understandings such as a Flower from Rock improbable in nature to curvilinear figures not quite named, that look like a woman or a flower or abstract deconstructions of the vessel. The eye tries to make these look like something it recognizes, but many people were scared to death when they looked at the price of the Orchidae at the December Phoenix Center sale. Only one out of hundreds would give $20.