Untitled (John P. Engel). 1994. Hand embroidery on linen. 21 x 15 3/8 in. (53.3 x 39.1 cm)


In my first days at Yale, my midwestern roommates asked if I would handle negotiations with an upperclassman for some used furniture. “Jew him down,” they encouraged, delighted with their unexpected resource.

John P. Engel