Sonja Drake

Type Furnishings
Duvet cover, pillows and cushion.
Title Shells
Measurements.Dimensions Duvet, 2.50m x 1.50m
Measurements.Dimensions Pillow cases, .50m x .025m
Materials.Medium Cotton (textile)
Materials.Support Printing Ink
Ink is non-toxic and water-based.
Techniques Screen Printed
The images are screen printed as a border on the dyed fabric.
Techniques Dyeing
Creator.Personal name Sonja Drake
Role Designer
Creator.Corporate name Lava
Role Manufacturer
Date.Creation 1995
Location.Current Repository NZDA Collection
Digital image.
Location.Current Site Private Collection
ID Number.NZDA Number poi_ap_sodr_003
Style/Period.Period 1990's
Style/Period.Style Pacific
Culture New Zealand
Subject A variety of sea-shells.
Subject Bone coloured shells border the deep blue manchester. The shell forms a centrepiece on the cushion.
Relation.part of Range released in 1995
Description Sonja Drake produces garments and furnishing on her Lava Designs label. This vibrant blue duvet and pillow set are part of the 1995 Homewares range release.
Source Sonja Drake
Sonja Drake provided written comments about ths work in 2000.
Source Jean Clarkson
Researcher, image analysis and interpretation.
Rights Sonja Drake
Permission has been given by the artist to present this work in the NZDA.

Supporting Media
text/uri-list (0k)  web page