When a lawyer acts on behalf of a client, this is an example of representation.
When you make a drawing of your mother that is meant to look like her, this is an example of a representation of your mother.
- An image or likeness of something.
- An account or statement, as of facts, allegations, or arguments.
- An expostulation; a protest.
- A presentation or production, as of a play.
The Venus of Willendorf was an early representation of the female body.