|Seigneury, 2017 Hand embroidery, wool and cotton on linen, 114"(w) x 24"(h)|
filles du roi ("daughters of the king") were imported from France to marry the men, produce children, and further establish the colony's foothold.
Barb Mortell, who I shared the space with, had one of her quilts hanging below. It made for a very attractive entrance to the show. I'll post more pictures next time.)