Collection Online
Medium
wool, cotton
Measurements
496.8 × 546.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
woven in wool l.l.: V
Accession Number
CT74-1991
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Commissioned by The Art Foundation of Victoria with funds provided by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, Founder Benefactor, 1991
© Courtesy of the artist’s estate
Gallery location
Great Hall
Ground Level, NGV International
Description
Tapestry executed in multi-colours with a bold abstract pattern, cartoon designed by Roger Kemp based on his paintings from 1960-1965. The wool is dyed with Ciba Geigy dyes in the workshop, and the tapestry was woven using the high-waro method (tapestry grew vertically).