CollectionYvonne Line Collection
Register No.1333.2018.YL
OwnerYvonne Line
Location Campbelltown NSW Australia
MakerYvonne Line
Origin NSW Australia
Pattern Appliqué Contemporary
Date1991
Dimensions (H x W in cm)150 x 375

History

This quilt was completed for ‘Zoobilee’ the 75th birthday celebrations at Taronga Zoo in Sydney, New South Wales that commenced on 30 June,1991.

It took six hundred hours of construction work, plus on site photography, consultations, grant application time and research.

Description

Technique: Hand drawn designs produced into textile panels, set out in a pleasing whole and machine appliquéd sections into a whole piece cloth. Use of broderie perse. Hand beaded, quilted and finished.
Materials: Cotton, wool, blends, linen, taffeta, net, corduroy, silk, prints. Polyester wadding. Crochet thread.

1500 x 3750 mm

Acknowledgements

Yvonne Line Art Textiles - A Complete Retrospective 2017
Published by Port Melbourne Photography
Photo by John Lamb

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