How Four Queens Found Sir Lancelot in the Wood

How Four Queens Found Sir Lancelot in the Wood
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How Four Queens Found Sir Lancelot in the Wood

from: The International Studio (P. 233) -  January 1911
Additional Information:
This image is of an embroidered panel featuring the scene from Arthurian tradition where the four queens  including, according to Thomas Malory's account, Morgan le Fay, the queen of North Galys, the queen of Estlonde, and the queen of the Oute Iles  happen upon the sleeping Lancelot in the forest. Often, they abduct him and attempt to make him choose a lover from among the four of them.

The panel was designed by Jessie M. King, and the embroidery work was done by Mme. E. Prioleau.