Science-fiction robots. Transposition in a modern key of the ancient lady, pedestrians once represented by simple white and black discs, are replaced by elaborate, as much as science fiction robots. The battle is not only of minds, but also of images. They are modern robots that replace man in every aspect, not least war, because the chessboard is a war. The refinement of the figures and the preciousness of the materials give a particular image, strange in some ways, but absolutely captivating. The artist developed a real work of art on a simple squared surface.