Appears inVisual Art and Textiles

Lyn Inall

Essence of place

1995, Pin-striped suit fabric(cotton/polyester) with rayon lining and wool/polyester batting, buttons, label

Black, grey and white machine pieced and stitched quilt made from recycled men's trousers. Specifically, pin-striped material from mens suiting fabric has been used within the "restriction of the traditional grid base". Lighter grey fabric forms a circular element in overall design. Buttons and button holes evident throughout with machine sewn button holes used to secure top fabric to backing and as design feature. Rayon suit lining forms reverse side and border. Wool and polyester batting used.


174 cm (h) x 124 cm (w)

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Visual Art