May 25th, 2012
This is a quote that I came across reading The Sun King, by Nancy Mitford. Read about it in the archives.
This is done with a vintage cotton thread on linen–the quote is from Nancy Mitford’s book, The Sun King.
In spite of being one of history’s most famous sodomites, Monsieur had two wives, a mistress and eleven legitimate children…the Grandfather of Europe every Roman Catholic royal family has him among its ancestors. All the kings of France after Louis XIV as well as Marie Antoinette and the son of Napoleon.