This is an altered, fictional, and alternative dataset.
A dataset in search of its own essence
comprised of images that evoke others.
1. the basic, real, and invariable nature of a thing or its significant individual feature or features.
2. a substance obtained from a plant, drug, or the like, by distillation, infusion, etc., and containing its characteristic properties in concentrated form.
3. an alcoholic solution of an essential oil; spirit.
4. a perfume; scent.
5. Philosophy. the inward nature, true substance, or constitution of anything, as opposed to what is accidental, phenomenal, illusory, etc.
6. something that exists, especially a spiritual or immaterial entity.